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Guide to the Alonzo Van Black letter MSS.0166

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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 2012-12-06T12:33-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

December 2012
Collection Title:

Alonzo Van Vlack letter

Unit ID:

MSS.0166

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 item)

Dates:

1864 December 16

Abstract:

A letter dated 16 December 1864, written to his father in Minnesota, while a prisoner of war at Cahaba Prison in Dallas County, Alabama.

creator

Vlack, Alonzo Van

Scope and Contents note

A letter dated 16 December 1864, written to his father in Minnesota, while a prisoner of war at Cahaba Prison in Dallas County, Alabama.

Preferred Citation:

Alonzo Van Vlack letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Jack C. Northrup, 1992

Biographical/Historical note

Federal soldier.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Unknown; updated by Andrew Harris, 2012

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Source(s)

Daily Life and Family (localbroad)

Dallas County (Ala.) (lcsh)

Family (lcsh)

Letters (correspondence) (aat)

Soldiers--Minnesota--Correspondence (lcsh)

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

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

War and Military (localbroad)

Letter Box 3577