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Anchram H. and Elizabeth K. Evans Civil War Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-254

Scope and Contents

The majority of this collection consists of correspondence between Anchram Harris Evans, a Confederate soldier during the Civil War from Brunswick County, NC, and his wife Elizabeth Kelly Evans (she is referred to as either "Bettie" or "Lizzie" in the letters), with a few letters between Anchram and his sister. Typed transcripts of the letters from their grandson, Troy Henry, in 1956 are also included.

Dates

  • 1861-1865, 1956
  • Majority of material found within 1861-1865

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Copyright Statement

Copyright retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Extent

1.00 Linear Feet (Contains two document boxes)

Language

English

Acquisition Information

This collection was donated by S.S. "Bud" Jenkins, an Evans family descendant, in 2003.
Title
Anchram H. and Elizabeth K. Evans Civil War Letters
Status
Under Revision
Author
Michelle Cicero
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:

910-962-7462