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George W. Quimby to Emeline B. Masta

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Item Description

Title: George W. Quimby to Emeline B. Masta

Author

  • Quimby, George W., 1835-1862

Recipient

  • Masta, Emeline B.

Source Document

Extent: 5 pages

Date Created: May 11, 1862

Description

Topics include the hardships George W. Quimby is enduring, a brief account of fighting on the 6th of May (Battle of Williamsburg, Va.). Quimby describes "the horrid scenes of war": dead and dying soldiers in the aftermath of battle. Mentions generals Smith, Hancock, Sumner, Hooker, and Magruder.

Genre(s): correspondence

Subject/topic

Subject/geographic

Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2011-05-17, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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Preferred citation

George W. Quimby to Emeline B. Masta, Special Collections, University of Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwuvmquimby11 (accessed July 22, 2014)

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