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Valentine G. Barney to Maria Barney

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Item Description

Title: Valentine G. Barney to Maria Barney

Author

  • Barney, Valentine G., 1834-1889

Recipient

  • Barney, Maria

Source Document

Extent: 8 pages

Date Created: May 24, 1861

Description

Topics include the journey from Fort Monroe, Virginia to Hampton, the Secessionists setting fire to a bridge that lead to the village, the Colonel being asked to not molest, assault or otherwise interfere with the citizens of Hampton, mentions Sewells Point where the enemy had built a battery, reference to the state election about secession from the union, speaks of his love for his family.

Genre(s): correspondence

Subject/topic

Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2011-02-04, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

Parent Collections

Access Conditions

Requests to reproduce this item should be sent to Vermont Historical Society Library, vhs-library@state.vt.us. For more information, see http://cdi.uvm.edu/about/rights.
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http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsBarneyValentine03

Preferred citation

Valentine G. Barney to Maria Barney, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsBarneyValentine03 (accessed December 25, 2014)

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