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Charles C. Jones Jr. letter to Rev. C.C. Jones

Charles C. Jones Jr. letter to Rev. C.C. Jones

Descriptive Summary

Title: Charles C. Jones Jr. letter to Rev. C.C. Jones
Creator: Jones, Charles C. (Charles Colcock), 1831-1893
Inclusive Dates: 1861 November 13
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2651
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Charles Colcock Jones Jr. (1831-1893), historian and author; son of Rev. Charles Colcock Jones (1804-1863), Presbyterian minister.

For more information, see the article Charles C. Jones Jr. (1831-1893) in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a letter from Charles C. Jones, Jr., at Camp Claghorn headquarters of the Chatham Artillery, to his father Rev. Charles Colcock Jones, dated November 13, 1861. Jones discusses the arrival of much needed rifles, cannons and ammunition on the "Fingal" which has docked in Savannah harbor.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles C. Jones letter to Rev. C.C. Jones, ms2651, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2015.

General Notes

This collection has been digitized and is available online as part of America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia. Chatham Artillery of Savannah
Jones, Charles Colcock, 1804-1863
Savannah (Ga.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1861 November 13 Access Online