"7 January 1862: Letters From H.B. Jenckes, 1862-1864, St. Augustine, Fla."

Dublin Core

Title

"7 January 1862: Letters From H.B. Jenckes, 1862-1864, St. Augustine, Fla."

Subject

Dummett, Anna
Jenckes, H.B.
Reid, Mary Martha
Smith, Edmund Kirby

Description

Confederate St. Augustine resident, H.B. Jenckes' 1862 letter to Mary Martha Reid. She details the food shortages affecting Confederate St. Augustine and foreshadows its Union occupation, writing, "I dread to hear. I think our prospect blackens."

Creator

Jenckes, H.B.

Source

MC19 . Box 1 . Folder 19

Publisher

Germany, Chad

Date

07-01-1862

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

1862; St. Augustine, FL

Files

Jenckes Letters_Page_1.jpg
Transcription Jan 7.pdf

Citation

Jenckes, H.B., “"7 January 1862: 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/11.