A Guide to the Hector Hart Letter, 1865 Hart, Hector Letter Ms2012-013

Hector Hart Letter, 1865

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2012-013


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Processed by: Cliff Bryant, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2012-013
Title
Hector Hart Letter, 1865
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Creator
Hart, Hector, 126th Regiment, Ohio Infantry
Language
English
Abstract
Letter written by Hector S. Hart, a private with the 126th Regiment, Ohio Infantry to his mother. Dated April 30th, 1865.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Hector Hart Letter must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Hector Hart Letter, Ms2012-013, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

Collection was purchased by Special Collections in February 2012.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Hector Hart Letter was completed in May 2012.


Scope and Content

The collection consists of a letter written by Hector S. Hart, a private with the 126th Regiment, Ohio Infantry. The letter was written from camp near Danville, Va., to Hart's mother on April 30th, 1865. The letter discusses various regimental activities in Virginia, camp conditions, and relations with local citizens in Danville area.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Civil War
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
  • Virginia--History

Contents List

Folder 1
Hector Hart Letter, 1865

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Hart, Hector, 126th Regiment, Ohio Infantry