The Resource Letter, James W. Keeble to Unidentified

Letter, James W. Keeble to Unidentified

Label
Letter, James W. Keeble to Unidentified, 1861 Mar. 10
Title
Letter, James W. Keeble to Unidentified
Inclusive dates
1861 Mar. 10
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The letter, James W. Keeble to Unidentified, consists of three pages, filled front and back, telling an unidentified friend about his new life in Mississippi. Included is mention of a Virginian family named the Montagues and a brief paragraph about the possibility of Virginian secession and Keeble's determination to fight for Virginia
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
James W. Keeble was a schoolteacher from Mathews County, Virginia who took a job as Professor of Tactics at Madison College, Sharow, Mississippi. The 1860 census lists his parents as Humphrey H. and Sarah Keeble.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Letter, James W. Keeble to Unidentified
Note
This item came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of court papers from Essex County (Va.)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
3
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Essex County (Va.) Circuit Court
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001595724
Terms governing use
There are no restrictions.
Type of unit
p.

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