Young H.E. Hitch papers

2 boxes, 1 overize box (1.75 linear feet)

(1803 – 1871)

bulk 1863-1864

Edward H. Nabb Center for Delmarva History and Culture, Salisbury, University, Salisbury, Maryland

Identifier 2015.126
Creator(s) Hitch, Young H.E.

The Young H.E. Hitch papers were donated to the Nabb Research Center by Michael G. Hitch and Elinor H. Mowbray in 2015 and 2017.

The collection served as the basis for the book, Oh Lordy!: A Story of One Family’s Trials During the Struggle for Southern Independence As Told Through the Letters of Private Young H.E. Hitch Company I, 16th South Carolina Volunteer Infantry by Michael G. Hitch and Elinor H. Mowbray. The book contains transcriptions of some of the letters in the collection. Some letters in the book are not included in the collection, while some included in the collection are not in the book.

Language(s) English
Use Records are open for research. Copyright, including literary rights, belongs to the author(s) or their legal heirs. Permission to publish or reproduce must be obtained from the Nabb Research Center which extends beyond "fair use."
Preferred Citation "Item, collection title and identifier, box # and folder # (if applicable), Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture, Salisbury University, Salisbury, Maryland."
Attribution Finding aid written by Kenneth Forest, November 2017.
Related Materials None
Separated Materials See Nabb Center Staff