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Daniel N. Speer letter to his wife

Daniel N. Speer letter to his wife

Descriptive Summary

Title: Daniel N. Speer letter to his wife
Creator: Speer, Daniel N.
Inclusive Dates: 1862 January 26
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3592
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Daniel N. Speer was enlisted in the 4th Georgia Battalion, Confederate Army, later the 60th Georgia Infantry. He married his wife, Aurelia Moreland, on July 5, 1860, in Troup County, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one letter: dated Pulaski House, Savannah, Georgia, January 26, 1862, "My devoted wife," signed "Daniel N. Speer," regarding daily activities and troop morale.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Daniel N. Speer letter to his wife, ms3592, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2016.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Sharpshooter Battalion, 4th
Correspondence.
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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