Charles S. Missemer letters

Charles S. Missemer letters

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Missemer, Charles S., 1864-1939
Title: Charles S. Missemer letters
Dates: 1898 June 11-1899 June 6
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder)
Coll. Number: ms3842

Biographical/Historical Note

Private Charles S. Missemer served in Company B, 2nd Regiment, Missouri Volunteers during the Spanish-American War.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of twelve letters written to friends, Fred Snyder and his wife, Fannie, in Rochester, Missouri. The letters relate Missemer's experience from boot camp in St. Louis to Camp Thomas at Chickamauga Battlefield in Lytle, Georgia, to Camp Hamilton, Lexington, Kentucky, to Camp Churchmen and Camp Nelson both in Albany, Georgia.


Index Terms

Correspondence
Missemer, Charles S., 1864-1939
Snyder, Fannie
Snyder, Fred
Spanish-American War, 1898.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Charles S. Missemer letters, ms 3842, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related collections in the Hargrett Library include the Spanish-American War letters, ms 3601 and the Spanish-American War photographs, ms 3651.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Letters (12)