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Box W.0123


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Letter transcriptions

 File — Box: W.0123
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains typescript transcriptions of twenty-one letters written by Confederate soldier Joseph Zebulon Hearst. The typescript, addressed to Hearst's daughter Annie Hearst Alison, is dated 1931 and includes a brief introductory statement description of Hearst's military service. The included biographical sketch incorrectly lists Hearst as a resident of Mississippi; the family resided in Richmond, Alabama. The letters, dated from May 24, 1862, to December 4, 1864, are...
Dates: 1931