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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 1936.073.00001
Date March 11, 1931
Scope & Content Typescript of unfinished letter from John C. Pemberton to [Major Walthall], [n. d.], typescript written in March 11, 1931.

Physical Appearance: [n. d.] - Typed transcript of a postwar, unfinished letter from John Clifford Pemberton to [Major Walthall] - regarding his command of Department of Mississippi and East Louisiana, as well as the Siege of Vicksburg. 15 legal-size pp. Transcript is dated March 11, 1931 on page 15. Includes blue legal size cover , 1 pp.
Marks: "May 3rd, 1935 John C. Pemberton #36 West 44th St, NYC" on bottom right of last page.
Archival History The transcript letter was formerly located in the MC 3 P-677a files. According to the donor, Pemberton was writing this unfinished letter to Major Walthall, an ADC and secretary to Jefferson Davis during the war.
People Pemberton, John Clifford
Wathall, Maj.
Search Terms Memoir
Account
Subjects Battlefields
Battles
Letters