University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the A. S. Gregory Letter, 1862



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Gregory, A. S.
Title: Gregory, A. S., Papers
Dates: 1862
Abstract: The A. S. Gregory Letter, 1862, documents Gregory’s experience at the Battle of Holly Springs, Tennessee.
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

The son of M. Gregory, A. S. Gregory of Fayetteville, Arkansas, was a soldier in the Confederate Army who fought at the Battle of Holly Springs, Tennessee.


Scope and Contents

The A. S. Gregory Letter, 1862, documents Gregory’s experience at the Battle of Holly Springs, Tennessee. Writing to his parents, he describes the battle, including the number of prisoners taken and amount of supplies destroyed.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Gregory, A. S. -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
Confederate States of America. Army.
Subjects
Holly Springs, Tenn., Battle of, 1861.
Places
Fayetteville (Ark.)
Holly Springs (Tenn.)
Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

A. S. Gregory Letter, 1862, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

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.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory:

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2D223 Letter, 1862