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Guide to the John H. Poor Letter MSS.1956

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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

April 2008

Creation:

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Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

December 2009
Collection Title:

John H. Poor Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.1956

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (1 letter, 1 page)

Dates:

circa 1863

Abstract:

A letter from John H. Poor to his niece, Fanny, in which he describes the day-to-day routine of a Civil War military camp.

creator

Poor, John H.

Scope and Contents note

A short letter from John H. Poor to his niece, Fanny, in which he tells her about the day-to-day routine. There is no date or indication as to the side he fought for during the Civil War.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Faith White, 2007

Preferred Citation:

John H. Poor Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

gift of Wade Hall, 2004

Source(s)

Poor, Fanny -- Correspondence

Poor, John H. -- Correspondence

Letters (rbgenr)

United States |x History |y Civil War, 1861-1865 |v Personal narratives (lcsh)

Letter Box 6646 Folder 11