Frederick Voigt Letters, 1862-1863
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Brief Description: The collection consists of photocopies and typed transcripts of letters of Voigt to his first wife, written during his service in the Confederate Army. They contain descriptions of camp life including health conditions, food, clothing, and drilling. He also writes about the progress of the war and personal matters relating to family and Nacogdoches friends. Among those persons mentioned frequently are Fritz Hoya, Charles S. Taylor and family, Capt. Henry C. Hancock, William Clark, and W. William Hillencamp. Biographical and genealogical materials have been added to the collection.
Held at:
East Texas Research Center
1936 North Street
Nacogdoches, TX 75961
Phone: 936-468-4636
Email: asketrc [at]
Record Series Number: A/117
Volume: 0.5 Linear Feet
Subject Index
Soldiers -- Texas -- Nacogdoches County
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives
Voight, Frederick -- Correspondence