|Title:||Taylor family correspondence|
|Collection No.:||MSN/CW 5033|
|Creator:||Taylor, Jonathan Gibson, 1839-1864|
|Creator:||Taylor, Robert Walker, 1840-1902|
|Extent:||5 folders; 5 items|
|Language:||Collection material in English|
|Repository:||University of Notre Dame. Hesburgh Libraries, Department of Special Collections. 102 Hesburgh Library, Notre Dame, IN 46556|
|Abstract:||Five letters written during the summer and fall of 1864 by the brothers (and Confederate cavalrymen) Jonathan Gibson Taylor and Robert Walker Taylor, of Daviess County, Kentucky. All were written from Federal prisoner of war camps, at Louisville, Rock Island, and Camp Douglas.|
Kentucky -- History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons
Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection
Preferred Citation: Taylor Family Correspondence, Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.
Acquisition and Processing Note: The Taylor letters were purchased in five lots by the Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame in 2005-06, from War Between the States Memorabilia, Gettysburg PA, and from an ebay vendor. Acquisitions funded by Robert and Beverly O'Grady. Arranged and described 2005, by George Rugg. Finding aid 2011, by George Rugg.
The collection is arranged chronologically, one item per folder.
- For fuller information on the manuscripts in this collection, including textual transcriptions and digital images, please see the digital project Manuscripts of the American Civil War.