Early, John, Confederate Army Receipt for the Work of Fletcher, an Enslaved Person John Early Confederate Army Receipt for the Work of Fletcher, an Enslaved Person, November 11, 1862 Ms.2015.037

John Early Confederate Army Receipt for the Work of Fletcher, an Enslaved Person, November 11, 1862 Ms.2015.037


[logo]

Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech

Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries (0434)
560 Drillfield Drive
Newman Library, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
Business Number: 540-231-6308
specref@vt.edu
URL: http://spec.lib.vt.edu

Ryan Mair, Student Assistant

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.2015.037
Title
John Early Confederate Army Receipt for the Work of Fletcher, an Enslaved Person November 11, 1862
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet, 1 folder
Language
Materials in this collection are in English.
Abstract
This collection contains a partially printed receipt for slave labor delivered to 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 enslaved person by the name of Fletcher from John Early.

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

The copyright status of this collection is unknown. Copyright restrictions may apply. Contact Special Collections and University Archives for assistance in determining the use of these materials.

Reproduction or digitization of materials for personal or research use can be requested using our reproduction/digitization form: http://bit.ly/scuareproduction . Reproduction or digitization of materials for publication or exhibit use can be requested using our publication/exhibition form: http://bit.ly/scuapublication . Please contact Special Collections and University Archives ( specref@vt.edu or 540-231-6308) if you need assistance with forms or to submit a completed form.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Existence and Location of Copies

The collection has been digitized and is available online .

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: [identification of item], [box], [folder], John Early Confederate Army Receipt for the Work of Fletcher, an Enslaved Person, Ms2015-037, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Source of Acquisition

The John Early Confederate Army Receipt for the Work of Fletcher, an Enslaved Person was purchased by Special Collections and University Archives in 2014.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the John Early Confederate Army Receipt for the Work of Fletcher, an Enslaved Person was completed in September 2015.


Scope and Content

This collection contains a partially printed receipt for slave labor delivered to 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 enslaved person by the name of Fletcher from John Early.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by type of material.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Civil War
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Stevens, W. H., Colonel (Chief Engineer, D.N.V.)
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the John Early Confederate Army Receipt for the Work of Fletcher, an Enslaved Person by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 ( https://creativecommons.org/share-your- work/public-domain/cc0/ ).

Container List

folder 1
Receipt
November 11, 1862