|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Findley, James J.|
|Title:||J.J. Findley correspondence|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Colonel J.J. Findley was probably the same person as James J. Findley of the GA 52nd Infantry Regiment who is listed in the book, Roster of the Confederate soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865.
The J.J. Findley correspondence includes an account of the election of company officers in Dawson County, Georgia from the State of Georgia Adjutant & Inspector General's Office to Col. J.J. Findley at Dahlonega, Georgia dated May 13, 1864, and an order issued from the same office for Col. J.J. Findley, Athens, Georgia to report to General Reynolds for duty dated October 26, 1864.
[item identification], J.J. Findley correspondence, MS 253, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Purchased from Schindler’s Antique Shop in Charleston, South Carolina, 1952.
Collection is open for research.
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|Item 1: George W. Speer to Colonel J.J. Findley, A.D.C., at Dahlonega. State of Georgia Adjutant and Inspector General’s Office, Milledgeville, 1864 May 13 ( 1.0 p. )|
|Discusses the returns for election of company officers in Dawson County and procedures for reporting elections of officers in the militia districts.|
|Item 2: W. Prince to Colonel J.J. Findley at Athens. State of Georgia Adjutant and Inspector General’s Office, Milledgeville, 1864 October 26 ( 1.0 p. )|
|Orders directing Findley to report to General Reynolds for duty.|