Hector Hart Letter,
Scope and Content
The collection consists of a letter written by Hector S. Hart, a private with the 126th Regiment, Ohio Infantry. The letter was written from camp near Danville, Va., to Hart's mother on April 30th, 1865. The letter discusses various regimental activities in Virginia, camp conditions, and relations with local citizens in Danville area.
Collection is open for research.
Permission to publish material from Hector Hart Letter must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.
0.1 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
Letter written by Hector S. Hart, a private with the 126th Regiment, Ohio Infantry to his mother. Dated April 30th, 1865.
Collection was purchased by Special Collections in February 2012.
The processing, arrangement, and description of the Hector Hart Letter was completed in May 2012.
- A Guide to the Hector Hart Letter, 1865
- Cliff Bryant, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist
- © 2012 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. All rights reserved.
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