William Ganey letter

William Ganey letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Ganey, William
Title: William Ganey letter
Dates: 1862 May 30
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Coll. Number: ms2447

Biographical/Historical Note

The Ganeys were early settlers to North Carolina. William Ganey served in the Civil War and wrote to his family about his experiences and movements.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter from William Ganey in Charleston, South Carolina, to his mother, Martha Ganey. In it, Ganey recounts a situation from the Civil War.


Index Terms

Charleston (S.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Sources.
Civil wars.
Confederate States of America--History, Military--Sources.
Confederate States of America--History--Sources.
Correspondence.
Ganey, Martha -- Correspondence
Ganey, William -- Correspondence
Mothers of soldiers--Correspondence.
South Carolina--History--1775-1865--Sources.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Ganey letter. MS 2447. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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