The Resource Hotchkiss-McCullough family papers, (microform)

Hotchkiss-McCullough family papers, (microform)

Label
Hotchkiss-McCullough family papers, 1845-1912
Title
Hotchkiss-McCullough family papers
Inclusive dates
1845-1912
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This accession is a collection of personal, professional and business papers, account books, diaries, and maps of Jedediah Hotchkiss (1828-1899). Includes war letters and diaries of Samuel Thomas McCullough of Annapolis, Maryland, as well as two diaries relating to a tour of Virginia battlefields made in 1878. Also included are five letters by Robert E. Lee, one letter by Stonewall Jackson, and correspondence with Dr. Hunter McGuire, a physisian on Jackson's staff, which record McGuire's recollection of various events of the Civil War. Contains correspondence of Sarah Comfort Hotchkiss, widow of Jedediah Hotchkisss, and papers relating to Hotchkiss's daughter Anne H. Howson
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Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Jedediah Hotchkiss was a teacher, geologist, cartographer and mining engineer of Staunton and Augusta County, Virginia. He served as topographical engineer on the staff of General Thomas J. "Stonewall" Jackson during the Civil War. He later became the author of a book on troop movements and battle of Chancellorsville. He also edited and published works on the development of the mining industry in Virginia.
  • Samuel Thomas McCullough was Jedediah Hotchkiss's son-in-law, and Lieutenant in the 2nd Maryland Infantry.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Hotchkiss-McCullough family papers, (microform)
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically, with the maps in the end.
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Cumulative index finding aids
Accession analysis
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
vesicular
Extent
6
Generation
unknown
Positive negative aspect
negative
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000495729
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b
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reels.

Library Locations

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