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Guide to the Christopher C. McKinney Letters

MSN/CW 5003


Collection Summary

Title: Christopher C. McKinney letters
Dates: 1861-1862
Collection No.: MSN/CW 5003
Creator: McKinney, Christopher C., 1825-1902
Extent: 1 container; 5 folders
Language: Collection material in English
Repository: University of Notre Dame. Hesburgh Libraries, Department of Special Collections. 102 Hesburgh Library, Notre Dame, IN 46556
Abstract: 5 personal letters written between August 1861 and February 1862 by Confederate army lieutenant Christopher C. McKinney, as regimental adjutant, 8th Tennessee infantry.

Selected Search Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Tennessee Infantry Regiment, 8th
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence
West Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Administrative Information

Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Preferred Citation: Christopher C. McKinney Letters, Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.

Acquisition and Processing Note: The McKinney Letters were purchased by the Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame in 2002, via ebay. Arranged and described 2002, by George Rugg. Finding aid 2011, by George Rugg.

Arrangement Note

Materials are arranged chronologically, one item per folder.

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