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Object Name LETTER, ORIGINAL
Catalog Number MS-19020428.24
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date 1862
Scope & Content Sergeants and Color Bearer of 1st Maryland Regiment to Mrs. Bradley T. Johnson, August 17, [1862]

Physical Appearance: August 17, [1862] - From below listed Sergeants and Color Bearer of 1st Maryland Infantry to Mrs. Bradley T. Johnson - With the disbandment of the regiment, the soldiers present the regimental flag to her. 1 page. Signed: "Albert Tolson" Sergeant, Co. C "Richard L. Brown" Sergeant, Co. C "Geo. Tyler" Sergeant, Co. A "Geo. W. Wentworth" Sergeant, Co. B "F. Farr" Sergeant, Co. F "W. Joseph Wranch" Sergeant, Co. G "Calvin Myers" Sergeant, Co. E "Chas. N. Fercoit" Sergeant, Co. G "Edwin Selvage" Color Bearer.
Dimensions: [H]10" __[W]8"
Archival History This letter was originally framed and hung in the Maryland Room. More recently, formerly located in V-6-3-6 files. This letter is listed as item #88 on page 196 of the 1905 CMLS Catalogue. Douglas S. Freeman refers it in his "Calendar of Confederate Papers," number Md-88, on page 421. For more information on Jane Claudia Saunders Johnson, please see "Confederate Veteran," Volume IX (9), pp. 321-325; and Robert J. Driver, Jr.'s "First and Second Maryland Infantry, C. S. A.," pp. 9, 16, 21, 33, 119, 231, and 236.
People Johnson, Jane Claudia Saunders [Mrs. Bradley T.]
Saunders, Jane Claudia
Subjects CML BRADLEY T. JOHNSON --SOUTHERN WOMEN COLLECTIONS