The Resource George Bouton letters

George Bouton letters

Label
George Bouton letters, 1861-1862
Title
George Bouton letters
Inclusive dates
1861-1862
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letters, 1861-1862, of George Bouton (ca. 1817-1891), captain in the 34th Virginia Infantry, to his wife Lucetta Bouton (1819-1893) regarding his service in the military and camp life, school for his daughter Mollie, family and business matters in Madison County, and his desire for peace. Collection includes typescript copies
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
George Bouton was born about 1817 and was a farmer in Madison County, Virginia. He was a captain in Fray's company in the the 34th Virginia Regiment in 1861-1862. Bouton and his wife Lucetta (1819-1893) had one daughter named Mary Frances "Mollie" Bouton. George Bouton died by 25 June 1891.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
George Bouton letters
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 5
  • 10
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
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001643023
Type of unit
  • leaves and
  • p.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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