James C. Saltus letter and manuscript

Summary

Creator: Saltus, James C.
Date(s): 1862-1864
Call Number: MSS 0098, F0102
Language: English
Abstract: Confederate Lieutenant James C. Saltus's handwritten manuscript describing his Civil War experience from April-June 1864. The manuscript was written while Saltus was a prisoner of war at Division 22 Officers Barracks, Fort Delaware, on October 14, 1864. Also included is a letter from Saltus to his niece on her letter writing and family matters, sent while he was at Fort Delaware.
Physical Description: 2 items (9 pages)
Source: Purchase, 2000.
Processing: Finding aid encoded by Tiffany Saulter, August 2015. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard