S.R. Norton letters to Hattie Norton,

Descriptive Summary

Title
S.R. Norton letters to Hattie Norton,
Date
1 January 1862-11 March 1863
Creator
Norton, Sylvester R.
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Subjects
Soldiers--Correspondence.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Katie L.B. Henningsen
Preferred Citation
2011MS020 : [identification of item], S.R. Norton letters to Hattie Norton, 1 January 1862-11 March 1863, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
On August 23, 1862, Sylvester R. Norton of Madison, Michigan, joined Company B of the Eighteenth Michigan Infantry at the age of 24. In late October 1864, Norton was promoted from Orderly Sergeant to Second Lieutenant and assigned to Company G of the same regiment.
-S.R. Norton Letters, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama.
Scope and Content
This collection include five letters written by S.R. Norton to his wife, Hattie Norton, from the Lexington hospital and Camp Ella Bishop; letters refer to military and camp issues.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
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