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Franklin M. Fleming letters, 1861-1864

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Text | Text
Creator: Fleming, Franklin M., d. 1863
Title: Franklin M. Fleming letters, 1861-1864
Date: 1861-1864
Description: The collection consists of 70 pieces of correspondence from Franklin M. Fleming to his wife, Lizzie in Marion County, Georgia, while he served with the 46th Georgia Infantry Regiment during the Civil War. The letters are almost entirely from camps located near Charleston, South Carolina with some from Camp Cobb at Wilmington, North Carolina. After Fleming's death, his brother D.G. Fleming with Company G of the 8th Georgia Infantry Regiment, wrote Lizzie from near Richmond, Virginia from March - October 1864.

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Franklin M. Fleming (d. 1863), Confederate Lt. with Company H of the 46th Georgia Infantry Regiment; married Lizzie Fleming; resided in Marion County, Georgia.

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.

Subjects: Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 46th. Company H | Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 8th. Company G | Soldiers--Georgia | Charleston (S.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Richmond (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | South Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865. | Georgia | Richmond (Va.) | Charleston (S.C.) | North Carolina
Contributors: Hargrett Library
Online Publisher: [Athens, Ga.] : Digital Library of Georgia in association with the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 2012
Original Material: Franklin M. Fleming letters, MS 2227. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: Franklin M. Fleming letters, MS 2227. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries., as presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/harg/turningpoint/id:harg2227-001-001

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