Photocopy of a Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard letter

Photocopy of a Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Beauregard, G. T., (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893
Title: Photocopy of a Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard letter
Dates: 1872 June 10
Quantity: 0.03 Linear feet (1 folder; MS 671 to MS 686 housed together in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of a facsimile of a letter to General J. H. Gilmer dated June 10, 1872. Re: Defense of Charleston during the Civil War.
Coll. Number: ms671

Biographical/Historical Note

Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard was a Confederate general in the American Civil War. He was the author of Principles and Maxims of the Art of War (1863) and Report on the Defense of Charleston (1864).


Index Terms

Beauregard, G. T., (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 -- Correspondence
Charleston (S.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Correspondence.
Gilmer, John H., (John Harmer), b. 1812 -- Correspondence
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard letter. MS 671. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Letter photocopy, 1872 June 10