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Joel Walter Perry letter to Jennie Robinson

Joel Walter Perry letter to Jennie Robinson

Descriptive Summary

Title: Joel Walter Perry letter to Jennie Robinson
Creator: Perry, Joel Walter, -1862
Inclusive Dates: 1861 May 8
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2670
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Joel Walter Perry (d. 1862) was a soldier with Company C of the 3rd Georgia Infantry Regiment during the Civil War.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one letter: dated Portsmouth, Virginia, May 8, 1861, to "Miss Jennie," signed "J. Walter Perry," regarding the trip from Georgia to Virginia, camp life, and troop strengths.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Joel Walter Perry letter to Jennie Robinson, ms2670, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 3rd. Company C
Perry, Joel Walter, -1862 -- Correspondence
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1861 May 8