HAMILTON, DAVID, D. 1864
David Hamilton letters,
David Hamilton letters, 1863-1864
Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library
Atlanta, GA 30322
Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zcvs
Table of Contents
|Creator:||Hamilton, David, d. 1864|
|Title:||David Hamilton letters, 1863-1864|
|Call Number:||Manuscript Collection No. 384|
|Extent:||1 microfilm reel (MF)|
|Abstract:||Microfilm copy of correspondence of David Hamilton, a Civil War soldier from Ohio.|
|Language:||Materials entirely in English.|
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Loaned for microfilming, 1961.
[after identification of item(s)], David Hamilton letters, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.
David Hamilton was a private in the 110th Ohio Regiment. Wounded during the Battle of the Wilderness in 1864, Hamilton died on board the boat taking the wounded to Washington. He was buried at Arlington Cemetery.
Scope and Content Note
The collection consists of a microfilm copy of 6 letters of David Hamilton from 1863-1864. Four of the letters were written to his family and discuss Confederate soldiers, wounded soldiers and the hospital at Fredericksburg, and his proposed transportation to Washington, D.C. The two remaining letters are from Charlotte Bradford, matron of the Sanitary Commission, informing the Hamiltons of David Hamilton's death and burial.
Arranged in chronological order.