Albert K. Francis payment authorization
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Albert K. Francis payment authorization

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040.
Creator: Francis, Albert K.
Title: Albert K. Francis payment authorization
Dates: 1862 September 15
Quantity: 1.0 Item(s)
Identification: ahc.MSS660f

Biographical/Historical Note

Albert K. Francis was a resident of Richmond County, Georgia, and served as a private in Company A, 5th Georgia Volunteers. He married Elizabeth "Lizzie" W. Raney at the Church of the Atonement (Episcopal) in Augusta, Georgia, on January 6, 1863. They had a daughter, Matilda Jane Francis, who was christened at the aforementioned church on June 14, 1866. Additional biographical information about Albert K. Francis has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an authorization, dated September 15, 1862, to pay Albert K. Francis of Company A, 5th Infantry, Georgia Volunteers. H. T. Massengale, captain and quartermaster, signed the authorization.

Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 5th. Company A.
Humphrey, F.C.
Massengale, H.T.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

General Notes

America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia received support from a Digitizing Historical Records grant awarded to the Atlanta History Center, Georgia Historical Society, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, and the Digital Library of Georgia by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Albert K. Francis payment authorization, MSS 660f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase, 1998

Description Control

This collection was re-processed in 2012.


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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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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