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Cobb's Legion collection

Cobb's Legion collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Cobb's Legion collection
Creator: Confederate States of America. Army. Cobb's Legion
Inclusive Dates: 1861
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4102
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Contains small leather bound journal belonging to Captain Thomas Camak of Company D, Cobb's Legion. Journal details information and notes regarding soldiers in Company D, including a list of what was issued to each solider and small certificates from a confederate bond. Collection also contains letter and two postcards with tax information sent to Dr. James Camak and Mary W. Camak, Captain Camak's brother and sister-in-law. Also contains correspondence between Frank T. Graham, his wife, Estelle, and his mother, Mary Kane.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cobb's Legion collection, ms4102, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Confederate States of America -- History.
Families -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
Families of military personnel -- Confederate States of America -- Correspondence.
Military history.
Soldiers -- Georgia.
Soldiers -- United States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Journal, 1861 September 12
12Camak letter and postcards, 1889, 1893, 1895
13Graham family correspondence , 1890-1894