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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number SJ-27
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date April 24, 1864
Scope & Content "Brig. Gen. James H. Trapier to Maj. Gen. Samuel Jones, April 24, 1864"

Physical Appearance: The letter is from Brig. Gen. James H. Trapier to Jones, dated April 24, 1864. Writing from Georgetown, Trapier sends this private letter to "My dear General." Trapier alludes to Jones' predecessor (Beauregard) as having never deemed the site "worth a visit of inspection" and armed it accordingly. Trapier begs to have his artillery requistion filled.
Creator Trapier, James H., Brig. Gen.
Subjects CML JONES COLLECTION