"29 May 1864: Letters From H.B. Jenckes, 1862-1864, St. Augustine, Fla."

Dublin Core

Title

"29 May 1864: Letters From H.B. Jenckes, 1862-1864, St. Augustine, Fla."

Subject

Jenckes, H.B.
Reid, Mary Martha

Description

Confederate St. Augustine resident, H.B. Jenckes' 1864 letter from Ellisville, MS to Mary Martha Reid. She expresses condolences for the battlefield death of Raymond Reid, and admiration for Mary Martha Reid's efforts as a Confederate nurse for Florida troops in Richmond, Virginia.
The transcriber of the original letter mistakenly, recorded "Mary Jenckes" at the end of the text instead of "H.B. Jenckes."

Creator

Jenckes, H.B.

Source

MC19 . Box 1 . Folder 19

Publisher

Germany, Chad

Date

29-05-1864

Contributor

Jenckes, H.B.

Rights

St. Augustine Historical Society

Relation

inapplicable

Format

Typed transcription / 8.5" x 11"

Language

en-US

Type

Text

Identifier

Manuscript Collection 19

Coverage

1864; Ellisville, MS

Files

Jenckes Letters_Page_5.jpg
Transcription May 29.pdf

Citation

Jenckes, H.B., “"29 May 1864: Letters From H.B. Jenckes, 1862-1864, St. Augustine, Fla.",” The Civil War In St. Augustine, accessed September 22, 2017, http://sacivilwararchive.com/items/show/10.