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Alexander Stephens letters to Maurice Lichtenstadt

Alexander Stephens letters to Maurice Lichtenstadt

Descriptive Summary

Title: Alexander Stephens letters to Maurice Lichtenstadt
Creator: Stephens, Alexander Hamilton, 1812-1883
Inclusive Dates: 1869-1870
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) 2 letters
Collection Number: ms4300
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1812-1883) served as vice president of the Confederate States of America during the Civil War (1861-65).

Dr. Maurice Ludwig Lichtenstadt (1821-1895)immigrated to Atlanta, Georgia from Hamburg, Germany and served as captain of the Steuben Jagers of an infantry company from Atlanta during the Civil War.

Scope and Content

This collection is comprised of two handwritten letters dated August 11, 1869 and January 18, 1870 from Alexander Stephens to Dr. Maurice Lichtenstadt regarding the medical treatment he was receiving from Dr. Lichtenstadt.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alexander Stephens letters to Maurice Lichtenstadt, ms4300, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Crawfordville (Ga.)
Lichtenstadt, Maurice Ludwig, Dr., 1821-1895
Medical care -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877).

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letters, 1869-1870