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John Jenkins Papers, 1862

Title
John Jenkins Papers, 1862
ID
Mss. 84s J41
Extent
0.01 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Letters, 1862 March 16-June 5, of John H. B. Jenkins (of the 40th New York Infantry) to Mary A. Benjamin, Smyrna, Del., describing camp life and the progress of the war especially in the battle of Fair Oaks and conditions in Hampton, Va.

3 items.

Creators
Jenkins, John H. B.
Subjects
Benjamin, Mary A
Fair Oaks (Henrico County, Va.), Battle of, 1862
Hampton (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 40th (1861-1865)
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
01/01/1984.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: James Lowe of New York.
Purchase. 1984-28A purchased and received on 6/19/1984.
Preferred Citation
John Jenkins Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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