Transcription of Civil War diary, letters, and booklet of William Rhadamanthus Montgomery
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Transcription of Civil War diary, letters, and booklet of William Rhadamanthus Montgomery

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Montgomery, William Rhadamanthus
Title: Transcription of Civil War diary, letters, and booklet of William Rhadamanthus Montgomery
Dates: 1838, 1861-1907
Quantity: 1.0 Folder
Identification: ahc.MSS242f

Biographical/Historical Note

William Montgomery was born at Standing Peachtree, DeKalb County, Georgia. He served in the Palmetto Guards of the 2nd South Carolina Volunteers, Bonhams Brigade. After the war he lived in Marietta, Georgia.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a transcription of a diary kept by William Montgomery during the Civil War during 1863-1864. There are also transcriptions of letters he wrote from 1861-1866, and in 1907.


Index Terms

Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Existence and Location of Originals note

The repository holding the original documents in this collection has not been determined. The Kenan Research Center owns the copies only.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Transcription of Civil War diary, letters, and booklet of William Rhadamanthus Montgomery, MSS 242f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1978


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.


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1Papers, 1838, 1861-1907