Original and transcription of a draft letter, dated July 26 (altered to August 5), 1904, from former Tennessee Governor James Davis Porter to former Confederate General Stephen D. Lee discussing the roles of Cleburne, Brown, Hood and Cheatham in the Civil War battles at Franklin and Spring Hill in reference to a manuscript by Judge Casey Young. 6 pp. The letter was apparently in reply to an inquiry by Lee.
Original and transcription of letter from Joseph Vaulx, Nashville, Tennessee, to James Davis Porter on August 3, 1904, discussing the roles of Cleburne, Brown, Hood and Cheatham in the Civil War battles at Franklin and Spring Hill. 11 pp. Major Vaulx was inspector-general of Cheatham’s division from 1862.
Vol. 1, No. 5 of "Straws" published in Louisville, Kentucky, in May 1881. Includes an article on James Davis Porter on page 4 along with another on John M. Lea.
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