University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Thomas P. Nash Letter, 1862



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Nash, Thomas P.
Title: Nash, Thomas P., Letter
Dates: 1862
Abstract: A photocopy composes the Thomas P. Nash Letter, 1862, documenting Nash’s correspondence with his son, C. L. Nash, serving in the Confederate Army during the Civil War.
Accession No.: 68-015
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

A farmer in Dallas County, Texas, Thomas P. Nash’s son, C. L., enlisted in the Confederate Army during the Civil War.


Scope and Contents

A photocopy composes the Thomas P. Nash Letter, 1862, documenting Nash’s correspondence with his son, C. L. Nash, serving in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. The letter concerns familial affairs, drought conditions affecting crops, and the war.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Nash, C. L.
Nash, Thomas P. -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
Confederate States of America. Army.
Subjects
Agriculture -- Texas -- Dallas County.
Places
Dallas County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Thomas P. Nash 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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2K160 Letter, 1862