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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 1950.036.00018
Date May 10, 1869
Scope & Content Henry Heth Papers: James Longstreet to Henry Heth, May 10, 1869

Physical Appearance: May 10, 1869 - James Longstreet at New Orleans, Louisiana to General Henry Heth - Concerns placing correspondence from Heth to a Mr. Ficklin at the St. Charles Hotel, where he generally stays in New Orleans. Signed, "James Longstreet."
Creator Longstreet, James A.
Archival History Formerly located in the MC 3 H-481c files. The Henry Heth Collection contains all the known correspondence and ephemera of Henry Heth (1825-1899), held in the Eleanor S. Brockenbrough Library. Holdings include Heth's 1861 commission and his 1862 and 1863 appointments. Wartime materials focus on reports for 1863-1864, including ones on Gettysburg, Falling Waters, Bristoe, and Burgess Mill; telegrams for May - September 1864. Heth's Appomattox parole and his 1868 pardon signed by President Andrew Johnson are also of interest.
People Heth, Henry
Longstreet, James