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Daniel M. Reed letters to Mary K. Bull

Daniel M. Reed letters to Mary K. Bull

Descriptive Summary

Title: Daniel M. Reed letters to Mary K. Bull
Creator: Reed, Daniel M., -1862
Inclusive Dates: 1861-1862
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3434
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Daniel M. Reed was a soldier in Company G, 50th Pennsylvania Volunteers, U.S. Army.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of seven letters written by Daniel M. Reed to Mary K. Bull from Beaufort, South Carolina about guarding the ferry, picket duty at Seabrook Island, war news the soldiers hear, battle, plans to go out west after the war, and his determination to never take the oath of allegiance if captured.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Daniel M. Reed letters to Mary K. Bull, ms3434, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

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

Pocotaligo, Battle of, Pocotaligo, S.C., 1862 (October 22) -- Personal narratives.
South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 50th (1861-1865). Company G -- Military life
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1861-1862 Access Online