Manuscript Collection

Robert A. Hope Civil War Letter - Accession 747 - M346 (397)

Title

Robert A. Hope Civil War Letter - Accession 747 - M346 (397)

Authors

Robert A. Hope

Files

Identifier

Accession 747 - M346 (397)

Inclusive Dates

nd

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

1 piece

Language

English

Scope and Content Note

The Robert A. Hope Letter consists of a typescript copy of a letter dated July 12, 1863 written by Confederate Officer Robert A. Hope (possibly from the 13th Regiment, Kentucky Calvary) from Camp Beaver, KY to his family and friends concerning his capture and treatment by federal troops during the American Civil War.

Additional Notes

Original letter is held at the Manuscript and Folklife Archives at Western Kentucky University.

Provenance

The Robert A. Hope Civil War Letter was given to the Archives by Genie Poag on September 15, 1989.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Robert A. Hope Civil War Letter - Accession 747 - M346 (397)

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