Lawrence Jackson account of the Battle of Olustee

Lawrence Jackson account of the Battle of Olustee

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Jackson, Lawrence
Title: Lawrence Jackson account of the Battle of Olustee
Dates: 1864 February 20
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Coll. Number: ms2994

Biographical/Historical Note

Lawrence Jackson was in Co. C, Florida Cavalry, CSA, and later Past Honorary Commander for Life, Florida Division, United Confederate Veterans.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a 4-page personal narrative of the Battle of Olustee, Florida, giving credit to other units in the fight, troop strengths, and many small details of the battle.


Index Terms

Florida--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Jackson, Lawrence
Narratives (document genre)
Olustee, Battle of, Olustee, Fla., 1864--Personal narratives, Confederate.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lawrence Jackson account of the Battle of Olustee. MS 2994. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Account of the Battle of Olustee, 1864 February 20