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Charles S. Missemer letters

Charles S. Missemer letters

Descriptive Summary

Title: Charles S. Missemer letters
Creator: Missemer, Charles S., 1864-1939
Inclusive Dates: 1898 June 11-1899 June 6
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Collection Number: ms3842
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Private Charles S. Missemer served in Company B, 2nd Regiment, Missouri Volunteers during the Spanish-American War.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of twelve letters written to friends, Fred Snyder and his wife, Fannie, in Rochester, Missouri. The letters relate Missemer's experience from boot camp in St. Louis to Camp Thomas at Chickamauga Battlefield in Lytle, Georgia, to Camp Hamilton, Lexington, Kentucky, to Camp Churchmen and Camp Nelson both in Albany, Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles S. Missemer letters, ms 3842, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2013.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Missemer, Charles S., 1864-1939
Snyder, Fannie
Snyder, Fred
Spanish-American War, 1898.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related collections in the Hargrett Library include the Spanish-American War letters, ms 3601 and the Spanish-American War photographs, ms 3651.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letters (12)