By Christopher Harter
Creator: Kelly, Henry (fl. 1864-1866)
Extent: 1.0 Items
Date Acquired: 01/01/1984
This collection is comprised of the military discharge paper for Henry Kelly of the 18th regiment, U.S. Colored Infantry, dated February 21, 1866.
Henry Kelly served with the 18th regiment of the U.S. Colored Infantry during the Civil War. Kelly joined on June 23, 1864, and served until he mustered out on February 21, 1866. He was born circa 1841 in Randolph County, Missouri. Prior to his military service, Kelly was a farmer.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Use Restrictions: Copyright to these papers has not been assigned to the Amistad Research Center. It is the responsibility of an author to secure permission for publication from the holder of the copyright to any material contained in this collection.
Acquisition Source: Cleota Proctor Wilbekin
Acquisition Method: Gift
Preferred Citation: Henry Kelly Military Discharge Paper, Amistad Research Center at Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
Finding Aid Revision History: Formerly cited as the Proctor-Manuel Family Papers.