A Guide to the Andrew Gullett Papers, 1850-1936
Andrew Gullett (d. 1893) was a physician and Assistant Surgeon in Colonel Colton Greene's 3rd Missouri Cavalry in the Confederate States Army. Formed in 1862, the cavalry unit ultimately disbanded in Shreveport, Louisiana, in the spring of 1865. After the Civil War, Gullett settled in McKinney, Texas, where he served as a well-known physician and member of the county Democratic committee.
Sources: Johnson, Morris D. "Capt. Benjamin Squibb Johnson." Missouri Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans. http://www.missouridivision-scv.org/cbenjohnson.htm (accessed July 15, 2010).
Missouri Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans. "3rd Missouri Cavalry CSA." Missouri Division, Sons of Confederate Veterans. http://www.missouridivision-scv.org/mounits/3mocav.htm (accessed July 15, 2010).
The Andrew Gullett Papers, 1850-1936, include correspondence, a funeral notice, Confederate money, receipts, an oath of loyalty and allegiance, military orders, a military parole, a photograph, and a literary production. The papers relate to Gullett’s career in the Confederate States Army and also include biographical sketches of Gullett and Lizzie Gullett Tallant.
The collection is open for research.
Andrew Gullett Papers, 1850-1936, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
This collection was revised by Stefanie Wittenbach and Kari Williams, August 1984, and by Lawrence A. Landis, June 1990.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
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