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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number CML-JBH.2
Date January 20, 1865
Scope & Content Lithographic Copy of Letter from General John Bell Hood to Major General Arnold Elzey, January 20, 1865

Physical Appearance: January 20, 1865 - J[ohn] B[ell] Hood at H[ea]d Q[uarte]rs Army [of] Tenn[essee], Tupelo, Miss[issippi], to Maj[or] Gen[era]l [Arnold] Elzey, Com[man]d[in]g Artillery, Army [of] Tenn[essee] - Praises Captain E. M. Hudson of Elzey's staff as being greatly efficient and gallant. Thanks Elzey for "the valuable service you allowed him to render me during the recent operations of this Army." (Signed) J. B. Hood, General. (Lithographic Copy) 1 page. Includes old museum handwritten label (C-259).
Archival History Hood's letter to Elzey was formerly located in the U. T. / T. T. files.
People Elzey (Jones), Arnold
Hood, John B.
Hood, John Bell
Hudson, E. M.
Subjects Military decorations
Military leadership
Military life
Military officers
Military personnel