|Creator:||Drake, Jesse T., 1861-1955|
|Title:||Drake family collection|
|Quantity:||0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)|
Anna L. Drake married Thomas J. Leak on March 10, 1869.
Jesse T. Drake married Essie E. Smith on February 9, 1893 and had thirteen children.
The collection consists of copies of Civil War letters and related data. Most of the letters were written to Anna L. Drake, who was born October 26, 1842. She did her part to keep the morale of the troops high by writing to them. The letters were found in the home of Jesse T. Drake of Anderson County, South Carolina.
Arranged by record type.
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.
Drake family collection. MS 3046. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.