Virgil Perry family papers

Virgil Perry family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Perry, Virgil, 1828-1907
Title: Virgil Perry family papers
Dates: 1859-1941
Quantity: 2.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms3598

Biographical/Historical Note

Virgil Perry (1828-1907) served in the Havis Battery, Georgia Artillery, Confederate Army, during the Civil War. He was married to Caroline Perry (1824-1896).


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of correspondence, receipts, and clippings from Virgil Perry and his family. The correspondence is from Virgil Perry to his wife during his time as a soldier in the Civil War, and are from Georgia and Tennessee and include post-Civil War letters from Athens and Atlanta.


Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Light Artillery Battalion, 14th. (Havis Battery)
Correspondence.
Envelopes (Stationery)
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Virgil Perry family papers, ms3598, Hargrett Rare book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Correspondence
 
2Envelopes, postcards, clippings, printed materials