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Lyman S. Williams to Warren Williams

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Item Description

Title: Lyman S. Williams to Warren Williams

Author

  • Williams, Lyman S., 1839-1905

Recipient

  • Williams,Warren

Source Document

Extent: 5 pages

Date Created: April 20, 1862

Description

Topics include Lyman Williams coming down with a fever, an encounter with the rebels that left four men wounded, and the rebels' description of the Vermont regiment as dare devils. Stationery has an illustration of a "Vermont Boy," plus two verses of a song with the title "Vermont Soldier." The refrain, "Away down in Dixie," suggests an attempt to compete with the immortal southern song "Dixie."

Genre(s): correspondence

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Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2012-01-31, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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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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Preferred citation

Lyman S. Williams to Warren Williams, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsWilliamsLyman08 (accessed July 28, 2014)

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