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John D. Phelan letter to General Braxton Bragg, 1866 February 17.
Wyles SC 170
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Title:

John D. Phelan letter to General Braxton Bragg, 1866 February 17

Creator/Contributor:

Phelan, John D., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Bragg, Braxton, 1817-1876

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

One holograph letter from John D. Phelan to General Braxton Bragg, written in Montgomery, Alabama. Phelan discusses the death of his son, Watkins Phelan, a captain in the Confederate army.

Date:

1866 (issued)

Subject:

Phelan, John D
Phelan, Watkins
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
John D. Phelan, 1810-1879, was an Alabama state supreme court justice, state attorney general, member of the state legislature, attorney, and law professor.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], John D. Phelan letter to General Braxton Bragg. Wyles SC 170. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.
Purchase, 1988.

Type:

Letters (correspondence).
Civil wars.

Physical Description:

1 item (1 leaf); 26 x 41 cm. folded to 26 x 21 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.