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Bradford Sparrow to Father, Mother, and Brothers

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Title: Bradford Sparrow to Father, Mother, and Brothers


  • Sparrow, Bradford


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Source Document

Extent: 3 pages

Date Created: May 04, 1865


Writes from Parole Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida ; states he had been a prisoner at the Confederate prison camp Andersonville, Georgia ; health is not good as he is suffering from scurvy but is eating well now ; mentions the role of the Sanitary Commission ; hope to be home soon ; mentions the assassination of President Lincoln ; he under the care of Dr. Bundy

Genre(s): correspondence



Language(s): English

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2013-07-05, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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Bradford Sparrow to Father, Mother, and Brothers, Special Collections, University of Vermont, (accessed January 16, 2018)

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