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Guide to the Jonathan A.B. Allison letter MSS.0068

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

May 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-05-15T10:18-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

May 2013
Collection Title:

Jonathon A. B. Allison letter

Unit ID:

MSS.0068

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (1 item)

Dates:

1862 March 6

Abstract:

A letter dated 6 March 1862, from "Camp Alabama, near Dumfries, Virginia," to "Dear Uncle," with news of friends and the war.

creator

Allison, Jonathan A.B.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a letter, dated 6 March 1862, from "Camp Alabama, near Dumfries, Virginia, " to "Dear Uncle." It contains news of friends and of the war. A penciled annotation identifies Uncle John as John Allison.

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Processing Information:

Processed by

S. Braden, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Biographical/Historical note

In 1862, Jonathon A.B. Allison was in "Camp Alabama, near Dumfries, Virginia.

Acquisition Information:

Unknown

Source(s)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Letters (correspondence) (aat)

Personal correspondence (aat)

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 (lcsh)

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives (lcsh)

Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 (lcsh)

War and Military (localbroad)

Letter Box SC0087 Folder 68.01