J. Brandon Kennedy letter

J. Brandon Kennedy letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: J. Brandon Kennedy letter
Dates: 1864 February 24
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder housed with minor collections MS 3549- MS 3558)
Coll. Number: ms3557(m).TEMP

Biographical/Historical Note

The letter was written near Dalton, Georgia, during the Civil War.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter written by J. Brandon Kennedy to his daughter, Mary M. Kennedy when she was an infant. In the letter Mr. Kennedy expresses a wish to leave evidence of his paternal love and esteem for his daughter (and mentions his sons as well) in case he is killed in the War.


Single document

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation Note

J. Brandon Kennedy letter, MS 3557. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

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