Hart, Hector Letter

A Guide to the Hector Hart Letter, 1865 Ms.2012.013


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Cliff Bryant, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.2012.013
Title
Hector Hart Letter,1865
URL:
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=vt/viblbv01007.xml
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 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

Use Restrictions

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

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Hart, Hector (126th Regiment, Ohio Infantry)

Container List

folder 1
Letter,
1865