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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number JSM-45a
Date January 30, 1895
Scope & Content Letter from John S. Mosby to Dr. Aristides Monteiro, January 30, 1895

Physical Appearance: Autographed letter signed from John S. Mosby to Dr. Aristides Monteiro, dated January 30, 1895 in Bedford City, VA, written on First National Bank stationary. Mosby writes Dr. Monteiro concerning a three-page article that Mosby wrote on Union Maj. Gen. Phil Sheridan, in which he boasts he "reduced 'Little Phil' to the dimensions of Tom Thumb." (See "Letters of J. S. Mosby," p. 74.) 2 pp. Marks: "No. 38"
Creator Mosby, John S., Col.
People Mosby
Mosby, John Singleton
Monteiro, Aristides
Sheridan
Sheridan, Philip Henry
Search Terms Article
Subjects Newspapers
Military leadership
Military life
Military officers
Leaders, Military