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Dickson, Hugh Carroll, 1842-1866


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Hugh Carroll Dickson Civil War Letters

Identifier: M256
Scope and Contents The Hugh Carroll Dickson Collection consists of eight photocopied and typescript letters by Hugh Dickson to his family in Dry Grove, Mississippi. Four of the eight letters span the period from his arrival in Manassas on August 10 to December 11, 1861 and the latter of the four date from January 19, 1862 to May 4, 1864. Most of the letters are addressed to his father and mother, Colonel Joseph and Rachell Dickson, but there is one to his brother James L. Dickson. Judging from the tone of the...
Dates: 1861-1864