Alexander H. Stephens letter to Surgeon in Charge

Alexander H. Stephens letter to Surgeon in Charge

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883
Title: Alexander H. Stephens letter to Surgeon in Charge
Dates: 1862 August 3
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms2520

Biographical/Historical Note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883) was a lawyer, politician, vice president of the Confederate States of America, and Georgia governor.

For more information, see the article "Alexander Stephens (1812-1883)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia and his congressional biography.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Richmond, Virginia, August 3, 1862, to the "Surgeon in Charge," signed "Alexander Stephens," regarding the whereabouts of Private Richard C. Greer.


Index Terms

Correspondence
Greer, Richard C.

General Notes

This collection has been digitized and is available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Alexander H. Stephens letter to Surgeon in Charge, ms 2520. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Letter, 1862 August 3 View online.