A Guide to the John Early Confederate Army Receipt for Slave Labor, November 11, 1862 Early, John, Confederate Army Receipt for Slave Labor Ms2015-037

A Guide to the John Early Confederate Army Receipt for Slave Labor, November 11, 1862

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Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2015-037


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Processed by: Ryan Mair, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2015-037
Title
John Early Confederate Army Receipt for Slave Labor, November 11, 1862
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains a partially printed receipt for slave labor delivered Chief Engineer Lt. Col. William H. Stevens in charge of Confederate fortifications outside of Richmond, Virginia, on November 11, 1862. The receipt notes that Stevens received one slave by the name of Fletcher from John Early.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from John Early Confederate Army Receipt for Slave Labor must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: John Early Confederate Army Receipt for Slave Labor, Ms2015-037, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The John Early Confederate Army Receipt for Slave Labor was purchased by Special Collections in 2014.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the John Early Confederate Army Receipt for Slave Labor was completed in September 2015.


Scope and Content

This collection contains a partially printed receipt for slave labor delivered Chief Engineer Lt. Col. William H. Stevens in charge of Confederate fortifications outside of Richmond, Virginia, on November 11, 1862. The receipt notes that Stevens received one slave by the name of Fletcher from John Early.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by type of material.

Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Stevens, W. H., Colonel, Chief Engineer, D.N. V.
  • Subjects:

  • Civil War
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Contents List

Folder 1
Receipt

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Stevens, W. H., Colonel, Chief Engineer, D.N. V.