University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Jones (Hugh N.) Papers, 1861-1866



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Jones, Hugh N., 1893-1983
Title: Hugh N. Jones Papers
Dates: 1861-1866
Abstract: Four letters comprise the Hugh N. Jones Papers, 1861-1866, documenting his service in the Confederate army.
OCLC No.:
Extent: 4 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Hugh N. Jones was a Confederate soldier during the Civil War, participating in the Vicksburg Campaign in 1863.


Scope and Contents

Four letters comprise the Hugh N. Jones Papers, 1861-1866, documenting his service in the Confederate army. Written to his niece Martha, Jones’ letters describe his health and the conditions at Vicksburg during the military campaign in the spring of 1863.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Jones, Hugh N., 1893-1983 -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
Confederate States of America -- Armed Forces -- Military life.
Places
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hugh N. Jones Papers, 1861-1866, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, 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

box
2J116 Letters, 1861-1866