Edwin Keiger Letters

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Creator:Keiger, Edwin
Title:Edwin Keiger Letters

This collection consists of seven letters to Edwin Keiger, during the years of 1862 and 1863. Six letters are from family members, one is from Sergeant William A. Butner. The content of the family letters contain material related to an unidentified 1863 fight in which Keiger participated, weather, health, and minor domestic concerns. Some of the later family letters refer to Keiger's illness (smallpox) and the Butner letter describes a march from Fredericksburg to Culpepper, VA.

Subjects:Keiger, Edwin--Correspondence | Geiger family--Correspondence | Butner, William A.--Correspondence | Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 53rd. Company D | Soldiers--Virginia | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives, Confederate | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns | Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Letters
Institution:William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library
Contributors:William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library (University of Alabama)
Original Material:

Edwin Keiger Letters, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama.

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Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://purl.lib.ua.edu/18281