Private John Noel Cummings Letters - Accession 613
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Scope and Content Note
The Private John Noel Cummings Letters collection consist of microfiche copies of letters written to his wife first from Charleston, SC then Georgia regarding family and the American Civil War. Private John Noel Cummings (1826-1894) served with the 5th Regiment of Cavalry, South Carolina Volunteers in the Confederate Army and wrote to his wife Caroline “Carrie” M. Bowyer Cummings (1831-1897). Both are buried at Cummings Chapel Cemetery in Ridgeville, Dorchester County, South Carolina.
The microfiche was purchased from the South Carolina Historical Society. The originals are housed at the South Carolina Historical Society as SCHS 524.
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Private John Noel Cummings Letters - Accession 613". Finding Aid 1058.