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Box W0030.01


Contains 1 Collection or Record:


 File — Box: W0030.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of typed transcripts of correspondence written by the extended Garner family between 1832 and 1886. Notable features include a sizable collection of letters written by W.W. Garner to his wife, Henrietta Humphry Garner and sister, Elvira Ellington. These letters, written between 1861 and 1864, document Garner's experiences serving in the Tenth Regiment, a home guard unit stationed in Arkansas. Garner’s letters also provide insight into the worsening economic conditions...
Dates: 1832-1886