A Guide to the Lee Hendrix Correspondence, 1862-1863 Hendrix, Lee Correspondence Ms1990-020

A Guide to the Lee Hendrix Correspondence, 1862-1863

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1990-020


Special Collections, Virginia Tech

Special Collections, University Libraries (0434)
560 Drillfield Drive
Newman Library, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
Phone: (540) 231-6308
Fax: (540) 231-3694
Email: specref@vt.edu
URL: http://spec.lib.vt.edu/

©2014 By Virginia Tech. All rights reserved.

Processed by: Special Collections

Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Lee Hendrix Correspondence, 1862-1863
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Hendrix, Lee

Please note: The current finding aid includes only minimal description of the collection. If you have questions, please contact Special Collections ( specref@vt.edu ) for more information.

Scope and Content

Private in Co. B of the 1st North Carolina Sharpshooter Battalion in the Civil War. Collection consists of eight letters from Hendrix in camp in Front Royal, Virginia, and in a hospital in Lynchburg, Virginia, to Noah Beeson. Writes of lice in the camp and boredom between confrontations with the enemy. Mentions the Battle of Fredericksburg (December 1862). Transcripts available.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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