D. H. Ramsey Library Special Collections and University Archives

Melton Family Correspondence
(Civil War Letters)
[Is part of:
Mildred Alexander Baird White Collection]
M1979.01.01 


Letter to Mrs. Eldridge Melton, Sept 22, 1861,
Melton Family Correspondence,
D. H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, UNC at Asheville 28804
Title Melton Family Correspondence
Identifier http://toto.lib.unca.edu/findingaids/books/melton_family_correspondence/melton_family_correspondence.htm
Creator Wm. [?] McDowell [?]
Alt. Creator H.K. Alexander
Alt. Creator J.B. Alexander
Alt. Creator William McDowell [?]
Subject Keyword Melton family ; Alexander family ; Civil War, 1861-1865 ; narratives ; letters ; disease ; death ; war ; mothers and sons ; friendship ; soldiers ; Confederacy ; hospitals ; Atlanta, GA ; medical care ; medicine ;
Subject LCSH United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives
Alexander family -- Correspondence
North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives
Melton family --Correspondence
Date Date digital:  2006-12-03
Publisher  Digital Publisher   D.H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804
Contributor

Type Source type:  Text 
Format image/jpeg/text
Source SpecColl  [ original source unknown ]
Language English
Relation  
Coverage late 1800's/early 20th century ; Asheville, NC
Rights Any display, publication or public use must credit D. H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville.
Copyright retained by the authors of certain items in the collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Donor None  
Description Letters written to members of the Melton family during the Civil War that describe conditions of the war effort, illness, and death of soldiers.
Acquisition unknown
Citation Melton Family Correspondence. D. H. Ramsey Library, Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Asheville 28804
Processed by Special Collections staff,  2006
Last update 2006-12-03
Letters: Letter to Mrs. Eldridge Melton, Sept 22, 1861, from Wm. [?] McDowell [?] letter002_mod.jpg (248414 bytes)
  Letter to Mrs Jane Melton, August 19,  1861, from J.B. Alexander letter003_mod.jpg (340894 bytes)
  Letter to Mrs. Jane Melton from H.K. Alexander, October 30, 1863 letter005_mod.jpg (368556 bytes)
  Stewarts Place Letter from "Covey" [?] to Grandmother. Camp Brown, Baltimore, Maryland, June 29, 1862, melt_001_mod.jpg (362608 bytes)