James M. McIntosh letter

James M. McIntosh letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: McIntosh, James M.
Title: James M. McIntosh letter
Dates: 1836 July 12
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 folder housed with minor collections MS 908 through MS 910)
Coll. Number: ms909(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Born in 1828, James McQueen McIntosh was an American soldier who served as a brigadier general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Noted as an aggressive and popular leader of cavalry, he was killed in action at the Battle of Pea Ridge on March 7, 1862

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter from James M. McIntosh. It is informal in nature, describing family activities and ascribing good will to the Tattnal family of Georgia.

Index Terms

McIntosh family
McIntosh, James M. -- Correspondence
Tattnal family

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James M. McIntosh letter, MS 909. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1836 July 12