Wade Hampton Speech - Accession 623 - M267 (317)
Accession 623 - M267 (317)
Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections
Wade Hampton (1818-1902) was a Confederate Cavalryman during the American Civil War and rose to the rank of Lieutenant General. He was a member of the South Carolina General Assembly in 1852 and served as a Senator from 1858 to 1861. After the Civil War, he served as Governor of South Carolina (1876-1878) and U.S. Senator for South Carolina (1879-1891).
Scope and Content Note
The Wade Hampton Speech consists of a speech by Wade Hampton, Governor of South Carolina (1876-1878) and U.S. Senator for South Carolina (1879-1891), on the life and character of American Civil War Confederate General Robert E. Lee, given to the Society of Confederate Soldiers and sailors in Maryland.
For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.
Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Wade Hampton Speech - Accession 623 - M267 (317)". Finding Aid 493.