Abraham K. Hanna (1926-1864) Letters (MS 1008)

Dublin Core

Title

Abraham K. Hanna (1926-1864) Letters (MS 1008)

Subject

correspondence
Civil War
Confederacy
Ladies Relief Hospital
war injuries

Description

Collection of letters written by Abraham K. Hanna (1926-1864) to his wife Elizabeth A. Hanna following the Battle of Lynchburg in June 1864.

Hanna was wounded and his foot amputated; he subsequently died of his injuries on 13 August 1864 and was buried in the City Cemetery in Lynchburg.

Included in this collection are:
1) the manuscript finding aid for the collection
2) typed transcriptions of the three letters
3) images of a handwritten transcription of the 18 August 1864 letter
4) images of three handwritten letters

Creator

Hanna, Abraham K. (1826-1864)
Otey, Lucy Wilhelmina Norvell (1801-1867)

Publisher

George M. Jones Memorial Library

Date

1864

Rights

George M. Jones Memorial Library

Relation

Finding Aid to the Abraham K. Hanna (1826-1864) Letters

Format

Portable document file (pdf)

Language

English

Identifier

MS 1008

Files

Reference

Hanna, Abraham K. (1826-1864), Abraham K. Hanna (1926-1864) Letters (MS 1008), George M. Jones Memorial Library, 1864

Cite As

Hanna, Abraham K. (1826-1864) and Otey, Lucy Wilhelmina Norvell (1801-1867), “Abraham K. Hanna (1926-1864) Letters (MS 1008),” Digital Collections, accessed February 3, 2023, https://digitaljones.omeka.net/items/show/19.