Civil War letter
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Civil War letter

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Unknown.
Title: Civil War letter
Dates: 1862
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1492

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of one letter written to "Dear Husband" from an unidentified sender. The letter was written in Fayette County, Georgia on June 30, 1862. She discusses the children, family members, and her concern for her husband's safety.

Index Terms

Fayette County (Ga.)--History.
Letters (correspondence)
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Civil War letter, MS 1492, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

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1Letter, 1862 View online.