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William Wirt Henry to Mary Jane Henry

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Title: William Wirt Henry to Mary Jane Henry


  • Henry, William Wirt, 1831-1915


  • Henry, Mary Jane,

Source Document

Extent: 2 pages

Date Created: February 23, 1862


Topics include a travel route planned to return home via Annapolis, Brattleboro and maybe even Burlington, the capture of 18 Rebel prisoners near Fairfax, and the hope of one of the wounded prisoners, a Virginian, to retake the oath to become a citizen of the United States again, reference to a Flag of Truce to send a letter to the Confederate Army, his side business doing poorly as the men have expected orders to move and the Sutlers not buying for the same reason.

Genre(s): correspondence




Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2011-09-26, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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William Wirt Henry to Mary Jane Henry, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, (accessed January 16, 2018)

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