Joel Walter Perry letter to Jennie Robinson

Joel Walter Perry letter to Jennie Robinson

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Perry, Joel Walter, d. 1862
Title: Joel Walter Perry letter to Jennie Robinson
Dates: 1861 May 8
Quantity: 0.019 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 2665-2667, 2669, 2670, 2675-2677, 2680, 2681, and 2685-2695 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of a letter from Joel Walter Perry with Company C of the 3rd Georgia Infantry Regiment to Jennie Robinson dated Portsmouth (Va.) May 8, 1861 in which he discusses the trip from Georgia to Virginia, camp life, and troop strengths.
Coll. Number: ms2670(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Joel Walter Perry (d. 1862), soldier with Company C of the 3rd Georgia Infantry Regiment during the Civil War.


Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 3rd. Company C.
Soldiers--Georgia.
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Joel Walter Perry letter to Jennie Robinson. MS 2670. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Letter, 1861 May 8