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Glynn County Mounted Volunteers manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS566f

Scope and Content

This collection consist of one narrative, written by Richard Feron Floyd, who was the Commander of Glynn and Camden Volunteers. It regards the Mounted Volunteers from Glynn County and Camden County, Georgia, who assembled at St. Marys on January 22, 1836 and marched to Fort Drane, Florida, under the command of Capt. Robertson to offer their services to Colonel Clinch. The piece documents the movement of the volunteers and the refusal of payment for their services.

Dates

  • 1836

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

The Second Seminole War resulted in the final removal of the majority of Seminole Indians from Florida.

Extent

1 folder(s)

Language

English

Title
Glynn County Mounted Volunteers manuscript
Author
Paul Crater
Date
May 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

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