Sinclair, Arthur G. Letters

Arthur G. Sinclair LettersMs.1992.034


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Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.1992.034
Title
Arthur G. Sinclair Letters1864
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet, 1 folder
Creator
Sinclair, Arthur G.
Language
The materials in the collection are in English.

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Scope and Contents

Born in Virginia; commander in the Confederate States of America Navy. Collection consists of two letters written in February and March, 1864, from Sinclair in Richmond to a friend. Refers to his iron clads, which have been repaired after being battered in the recent campaign, and the commotion caused in Richmond from a raid by the Yankees. Transcripts available.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the Arthur G. Sinclair Letters by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).