|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Title:||Letter concerning Jess Bollard|
|Dates:||1862 August 28|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
No biographical information is available.
This collection consists of a letter dated August 28, 1862 written by a girl named Nell. In the letter, she describes meeting a Civil War soldier named Jess Bollard. Nell describes arranging a meeting with the soldier with the help of her brother, Edd, without their parents' knowledge. She also mentions a dance held in Glenwood (probably South Carolina). The letter is addressed to her unnamed cousin, who may also be a soldier.
[Item identification], Letter concerning Jess Bollard, MS 15, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research.
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