William Herrick letter

William Herrick letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Herrick, William
Title: William Herrick letter
Dates: 1864 September 18
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms873

Biographical/Historical Note

William Herrick was head cook in Company D.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a letter from William Herrick to his wife, "Dot". The letter is dated Camp Prospect, Carrolton, September 18, 1864. In the letter, he tells his wife that he misses her - to put it mildly.

Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army.
Cooks--United States--Correspondence.
Herrick, William -- Correspondence
Miltary camps--United States.
Soldiers--United States--Correspondence.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Herrick letter. MS 873. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1864 September 18