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Object Name REMINISCENCE
Catalog Number MS-19500630.10
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1891
Scope & Content Henry Heth Papers: "List of Battles I Was Engaged in During the War and During My Service in the U. S. Army Prior to the Civil War" and Autobiographical Sketch

Physical Appearance: a) March 11, 1891 - [Header] Antietam Board, Washington, D. C. - "List of battles I was engaged in during the war and during my service with the U. S. Army prior to the Civil War." Signed, "H.Heth," Major General, Confederate States Army. 4 pp. b) [n. d.] - [Autobiographical Sketch of Henry Heth], 1 legal-size page, written in pencil.
Archival History Formerly located in the MC 3 H-481c files. The Henry Heth Collection contains all the known correspondence and ephemera of Henry Heth (1825-1899), held in the Eleanor S. Brockenbrough Library. Holdings include Heth's 1861 commission and his 1862 and 1863 appointments. Wartime materials focus on reports for 1863-1864, including ones on Gettysburg, Falling Waters, Bristoe, and Burgess Mill; telegrams for May - September 1864. Heth's Appomattox parole and his 1868 pardon signed by President Andrew Johnson are also of interest.
People Heth, Henry
Subjects CML HENRY HETH COLLECTION