The Resource Emerson family papers, (manuscript)

Emerson family papers, (manuscript)

Label
Emerson family papers, 1824-1866
Title
Emerson family papers
Inclusive dates
1824-1866
Contributor
Correspondent
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Correspondence, 1824-1864 of Luther Emerson with Joseph Emerson and Catherine Minor Emerson concerning Luther's studies at Amherst, the health and spiritual state of various family members, and Union raids in the Shennadoah Valley. [18 p. holograph signed]. Diary, 1862-1864 of Nancy Emerson commenting on the progress of the war in the Valley [50 p. ms. paper bound. 20 x 15 cm.] Also Confederate savings certificate, 1862 July 5 [32 x 21 cm. printed form completed by hand] and program, 1866 June 27 of closing exercises at Shemariah Academy near Staunton [3 p. printed]
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
Emerson family papers, (manuscript)
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • Special Collections
Extent
8
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u3900305
Reproduction note
Typed transcript of letter [1864] Jun.21 also available.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3900305
  • (OCoLC)647929563
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

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