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Jim Wilson letter to A. J. Rockwell

Jim Wilson letter to A. J. Rockwell

Descriptive Summary

Title: Jim Wilson letter to A. J. Rockwell
Creator: Wilson, James
Inclusive Dates: 1862 August 7
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3537
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one letter: dated Camp near Rienzi, August 7, 1862, to Mr. A. J. Rockwell, signed "Jim Wilson Co. C 36th Regt.," regarding Wilson's current location and his views on arming African Americans to join Union soldiers.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Jim Wilson letter to A. J. Rockwell, ms3537, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2016.

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

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence.
United States -- Race relations.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1862 August 7 Access Online