Dabney Howard Smith Letters, 1863 July 1-15

Descriptive Summary

Title
Dabney Howard Smith Letters, 1863 July 1-15
Creator
Smith, Dabney Howard, 1821-1889
Extent
2 items
Subjects
Confederate States of America.-- Army.-- Kentucky Cavalry Regiment, 5th-- History-- Sources.
Grigsby, John Warren, 1818-1877.
Johnston, William Preston.
Smith, Dabney Howard, 1821-1889.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Colonel in the 5th Ky. Cavalry Regiment, C.S.A. Letter, 1863 July 1, from Smith to William Preston Johnston requesting official notification of his commission as commander of the 5th Ky. Cavalry Regiment. He also requests notification of the commission of John Warren Grigsby. Also included is Johnston's reply, 1863 July 15