Letter, Camp Advance, near Chicahominy to Julia [Ann DuBose Toombs], 1862 June 22

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Creator:Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885
Title:Letter, Camp Advance, near Chicahominy to Julia [Ann DuBose Toombs], 1862 June 22
Description:

In this June 22, 1862 letter to his wife Julia, Robert Toombs, representative in the Georgia House of Representatives (1837-1843), in the U.S. Congress (1845-1853) and Senate (1853-1861), opens by noting his receipt of Mrs. Toomb's letters, then he discusses his clothing situation and expresses sympathy for Ned Anthony's situation. He speaks briefly of military matters and of McLellan, Beauregard, Lee, and Longstreet. He talks of his health, of the high price of produce and other supplies, and of his desire to come home.

Digital image and transcription of original manuscript, scanned by the University of Georgia Libraries in 2001, as part of GALILEO.

Local identification number: rat020

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Confederate States of America. Army--Military life | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885 | Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 | Longstreet, James, 1821-1904 | Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 | United States, 37.09024, -95.712891 | Confederate States of America, 32.376097, -86.299915
Collection:Robert Toombs, Letters to Julia Ann DuBose Toombs, 1850-1867
Institution:Digital Library of Georgia
Contributors:Hargrett Library
Original Material:

Robert Toombs, letters to Julia Ann DuBose Toombs. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries

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