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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number JSM-34
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date June 9, 1894
Scope & Content John S. Mosby to Dr. Aristides Monteiro, June 9, 1894

Physical Appearance: In this autographed letter signed, dated June 9, 1894, Mosby writes Dr. Monteiro of receiving a description of the unveiling ceremonies [Richmond's Confederate Soldiers & Sailors Monument] from his friend Ben Palmer. Mosby disagrees with fellow veterans who deny slavery was the cause of the war. (See "Letters of J. S. Mosby," pp. 68-69.)
Creator Mosby, John S., Col.
Subjects CML MOSBY COLLECTION