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Finding Aid for the James T. Jones Collection (MUM00246)

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Finding Aid for the James T. Jones Collection



Descriptive Summary

PURL: http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00246/
Title: James T. Jones Collection
Dates: 1861-1869
Collector: Jones, James T.
Physical Extent: 1 box (.209 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00246
Language of Material: English

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives & Special Collections staff.

Additions

No further additions are expected to this collection.

Alternative Formats

This collection has been digitized and made available in the University of Mississippi Civil War digital archive, available: http://clio.lib.olemiss.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/civil_war.


Subject Terms

Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Infantry Regiment, 12th. Company F
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Secession -- Southern States
Jones family


Formats

correspondence
poetry


Biographical Note

James T. Jones was a member of the 12th Mississippi Infantry Regiment, the "Sardis Blues".


Scope and Content Note

The collection includes Civil War era letters to various members of James T. Jones' family. The collection also includes several postwar letters related to his war record.


User Information

Prefered Citation

James T. Jones Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The James T. Jones Collection is open for research.

Copyright Restrictions

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Related Material

Resources at the University of Mississippi

For more Civil War collections housed in the Archives & Special Collections, see our Civil War subject guide.

For more digitally available Civil War materials, see the University of Mississippi Civil War digital archive.


Container List

1 Fragment. Unknown sender & recipient, Undated
2 James T. Jones to [Sack?], Undated
3 Unsigned to "Dear Sister" [Sallie Jones, later Miller?]. Near Manassas, VA, 10 December 1861
4 William I. Berryman to Sallie Jones, later Miller. Hernando, MS, 20 December 1861
5 M. Clanton to Sallie Jones, later Miller. Camp Davis Ford, VA, 2 February 1862
6 Unsigned [James T. Jones?] to "Dear Sister" [Sallie Jones, later Miller?]. Camp near Kapada, VA, 21 March 1862
7 James T. Jones to "Dear Sister" [Sallie Jones, later Miller?]. Yorktown, VA, 12 April 1862
8 James T. Jones to Martin Jones, Undated
9 James T. Jones to "Dear Sister" [Sallie Jones, later Miller?]. camp near Richmond, VA, 11 June 1862
10 James T. Jones to "Dear Sister" [Sallie Jones, later Miller?]. camp near Richmond, VA, 18 July 1862
11 James T. Jones to Martin Jones. camp near Richmond, VA, 10 August 1862
12 James T. Jones to Martin Jones. camp in the woods near O.C.H., 18 August 1862
13 "Your Husband" [W.W. Miller?] to "Dearest Wife" [Sallie Miller?]. Cell #2 Prison, Vicksburg, MS, 30 March 1869
14 Unsigned [W.W. Miller?] to "Dear friend". Vicksburg, MS, 1 May 1869
15 [W.W.] Miller to Sallie [Miller]. Vicksburg, MS, 8 May 1869
16 Telgraph. W.W. Miller to Mrs. W.W. Miller [Sallie Miller?], 12 May 1869
17 W.W. Miller to "Mr Dearest Wife" [Sallie Miller?]. Nelson House, Jackson, MS, 2 June 1869
18 Unsigned to "Dear Cousin", Undated
19 Frgament. Sallie Miller to Mrs. Atwood. Pope's Station, Undated
20 Poem, handwritten
21 Song Lyrics, handwritten
22 Envelopes (4)