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William Herrick letter

William Herrick letter

Descriptive Summary

Title: William Herrick letter
Creator: Herrick, William
Inclusive Dates: 1864 September 18
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms873
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

William Herrick was head cook in Company D.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a letter from William Herrick to his wife, "Dot". The letter is dated Camp Prospect, Carrolton, September 18, 1864. In the letter, he tells his wife that he misses her - to put it mildly.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Herrick letter, ms873, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Confederate States of America. Army
Cooks -- United States -- Correspondence.
Herrick, William -- Correspondence
Military camps -- United States.
Soldiers -- United States.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1864 September 18