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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number JSM-33
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date June 4, 1894
Scope & Content John S. Mosby to Dr. Aristides Monteiro, June 4, 1894

Physical Appearance: In this autographed letter signed, dated June 4, 1894, Mosby writes Dr. Monteiro that his "Reminiscences," now out in book form, were originally written for the "Boston Herald." He asks for the second time if Monteiro gave Mosby's Gettysburg article to Lewis Ginter, and he corrects Monteiro's published accounts of Mosby's youthful indiscretions (shootings). (See "Letters of J. S. Mosby," pp. 67-68.)
Creator Mosby, John S., Col.
Subjects CML MOSBY COLLECTION