J.B. Alexander letter

J.B. Alexander letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Cheek, W. T.
Title: J.B. Alexander letter
Dates: 1863 March
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Coll. Number: ms2430

Biographical/Historical Note

John Brevard Alexander was a physician and historian who lived in Mecklenberg, North Carolina in the late nineteenth century.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a letter from Danville (Va.?) setting forth reasons why addressee should go south to Georgia (gives price comparisons, etc.).

Index Terms

Alexander, J. B., (John Brevard), b. 1834 -- Correspondence
Cheek, W. T. -- Correspondence
Cost and standard of living--Georgia.

General Notes

Portions of this collection have been digitized and are available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

J. B. Alexander letter. MS 2430. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Letter, 1863 March View online.