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Guide to the Henry S. Figures Letter

MSN/CW 5001

 

Collection Summary

Title: Henry S. Figures letter
Dates: 1861 May 9
Collection No.: MSN/CW 5001
Creator: Figures, Henry Stokes, circa 1841-1864
Extent: 1 folder; 1 item
Language: Collection material in English
Repository: University of Notre Dame. Hesburgh Libraries, Department of Special Collections. 102 Hesburgh Library, Notre Dame, IN 46556
Abstract: A personal letter written from Montgomery, Alabama on 9 May 1861, describing war preparations in what was then the capital of the Confederacy.

Selected Search Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Alabama Infantry Regiment, 4th
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence
Montgomery (Ala.) -- History -- 19th century

Administrative Information

Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection

Preferred Citation: Henry S. Figures Letter, Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.

Acquisition and Processing Note: The Figures letter was purchased by the Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame in 2002, from Teri Franks of Phoenix AZ. Arranged and described 2004, by George Rugg. Finding aid 2011, by George Rugg.

Arrangement Note

The collection is in one folder.

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