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William Wirt Henry to Mary Jane Henry

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Item Description

Title: William Wirt Henry to Mary Jane Henry

Author

  • Henry, William Wirt, 1831-1915

Recipient

  • Henry, Mary Jane,

Source Document

Extent: 2 pages

Date Created: February 23, 1862

Description

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

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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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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

William Wirt Henry to Mary Jane Henry, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsHenryWilliam15 (accessed October 21, 2014)

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