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F. McGilnery letter to Lieutenant Wiggin, 1864 March 12

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Type: Correspondence | Text | Text
Creator: McGilnery, F.
Title: F. McGilnery letter to Lieutenant Wiggin, 1864 March 12
Date: 1864 Mar. 12
Description: America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia received support from a Digitizing Historical Records grant awarded to the Atlanta History Center, Georgia Historical Society, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, and the Digital Library of Georgia by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

The collection consists of a letter written by F. McGilnery from Augusta, dated 12 March 1864, to Confederate Lieutenant Wiggin talking of a plan between the two which is to be kept secret. McGilnery states he has received a letter from the Chief of Ordinance concerning an account. It may well be that McGilnery is acting as an intermediary securing critical supplies for the C.S.A. Army.

Subjects: McGilnery, F. | Wiggin, Lieutenant | Confederate States of America. Army | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Equipment and supplies | Georgia
Contributors: Hargrett Library
Online Publisher: [Athens, Ga.] : Digital Library of Georgia in association with the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 2012
Original Material: F. McGilnery letter to Lieutenant Wiggin, MS 1527. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: F. McGilnery letter to Lieutenant Wiggin, MS 1527. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries, as presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/harg/turningpoint/id:harg1527-001-001

Related Institutions: Digital Library of Georgia
Georgia Historical Society
Atlanta History Center
Hargrett Library
Collection Information: America's Turning Point: Documenting the Civil War Experience in Georgia