The Resource !UNKNOWN LABEL

!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1894-1904
Inclusive dates
1894-1904
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letters, 1894-1904, from Thomas Henry Carter, of King William County, Virginia, to John W. Daniel, Lynchburg, Virginia, recounting his service with the artillery during the Civil War. Carter comments on the Virginia artillery, battle of Winchester, Virginia, offers opinions of General Jubal Early, and encourages Daniel's writing about Early and the history of the Virginia artillery
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Thomas Henry Carter was born 13 June 1831 at Pampatike in King William County, Virginia, to Thomas Nelson Carter (1800-1883) and Juliette Gaines Carter (1806-1834). He graduated from Virginia Military Academy, and received a medical degree from the University of Virginia. Carter practiced medicine in King William County. During the Civil War, he was a colonel of artillery in the Confederate army. Carter married Susan Roy of Mathews County, Virginia, 7 November 1855, and they had 6 children. Carter died at Romancoke in King William County 2 June 1908, and was buried in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letters
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
18
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001535556
Reproduction note
Typescript.
Type of unit
leaves.

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
Processing Feedback ...