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Virgil Perry family papers

Virgil Perry family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Virgil Perry family papers
Creator: Perry, Virgil, 1828-1907
Inclusive Dates: 1859-1941
Language(s): English
Extent: 2 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3598
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Virgil Perry (1828-1907) served in the Havis Battery, Georgia Artillery, Confederate Army, during the Civil War. He was married to Caroline Perry (1824-1896).

Scope and Content

This collection consists of correspondence, receipts, and clippings from Virgil Perry and his family. The correspondence is from Virgil Perry to his wife during his time as a soldier in the Civil War, and are from Georgia and Tennessee and include post-Civil War letters from Athens and Atlanta.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Virgil Perry family papers, ms3598, Hargrett Rare book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Light Artillery Battalion, 14th (Havis Battery)
Envelopes (Stationery)
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

12Envelopes, postcards, clippings, printed materials