Lachlan H. McIntosh letter
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Lachlan H. McIntosh letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: McIntosh, Lachlan H.
Title: Lachlan H. McIntosh letter
Dates: 1893
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0528

Biographical/Historical Note

Lachlan H. McIntosh was a major and commander of the Georgia State Ordnance during the Civil War. From 1885-1896 he was in government service in Washington, first in the Pension Office and then in the Geological Survey. He was the grandson of Lachlan McIntosh (b. 1750), who was the son of Col. William McIntosh, (1726-1801). William McIntosh was the brother of Gen. Lachlan McIntosh (1727-1806).


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a letter from Lachlan H. McIntosh to William Harden (1844-1936), then president of the Georgia Historical Society. The letter, dated 1893, is regarding photographs of Lachlan H. McIntosh, General Lachlan McIntosh, Col. James S. McIntosh, and Commodore James McIntosh which he sent to the Georgia Historical Society.


Index Terms

Families--Georgia.
Georgia Historical Society.
Harden, William, 1844-1936.
Letters (correspondence)
McIntosh family.
McIntosh, Lachlan H.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Material was acquired from creator.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Lachlan H. McIntosh letter, MS 528, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Removed from the Georgia Historical Society administrative records.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 
Item 1: Lachlan H. McIntosh to William Harden, 1893 October 19 ( 2.0 p. )
Sent from Washington, D.C., Regarding photographs of himself, General Lachlan McIntosh, Col. James S. McIntosh, and Commodore James McIntosh which he sent to the Georgia Historical Society.