E. R. Perry Civil War letter
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E. R. Perry Civil War letter

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: Perry, E. R.
Title: E. R. Perry Civil War letter
Dates: 1863
Quantity: 1.0 Folder
Identification: ahc.MSS267f

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a photo copy of a letter written by Union soldier E. R. Perry to his aunt in New Hope, Pennsylvania, on November 23, 1863 from Fort Warren, Boston Harbor, Massachusetts. The letter mentions captured officers from the "rebel ram Atlanta", now prisoners of war.


Index Terms

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons
Weddings--Pennsylvania

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

E. R. Perry Civil War letter, MSS 267f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1979


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.


Container List

 

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1Letter, 1863