RYLANDER, JOHN EMORY, 1836-1864.
John Emory Rylander papers, 1855-1863

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

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Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/8zv4b


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Rylander, John Emory, 1836-1864.
Title: John Emory Rylander papers, 1855-1863
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 393
Extent: .25 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:Papers of Condederate soldier, John Emory Rylander, of Macon, Georgia, who served in Company A of the 12th Georgia Infantry Regiment and later, Company C of the 10th Georgia Infantry Regiment.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Gift, 1972.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], John Emory Rylander papers, Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

John Emory Rylander, Confederate soldier, was born September 15, 1836, in Macon, Georgia, and was killed June 2, 1864, at Cold Harbor, Virginia. He was a graduate of Emory College (1855) and at the start of the Civil War, joined the Muckalee Guards from Sumter County, Georgia (Company A, 12th Georgia Infantry) as a first sergeant. He later transferred and became a major with Company C, 10th Georgia Infantry.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of letters and a muster roll. Two letters are to and from John Emory Rylander and Ann Mathis Rylander (1855; 1863); muster roll is for the Muckalee Guards (25 May 1861).

Arrangement Note

Unprocessed collection.


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Box Folder Content
1 1 Letters and muster roll, 1855, 1861, 1863
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