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John Lester Barstow to Laura

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Title: John Lester Barstow to Laura


  • Barstow, John Lester, 1832-1913

Source Document

Extent: 2 pages

Date Created: February 04, 1864


Writes of warming of days but continued nightly chills and fever, illness of Capt. George N. Carpenter, reenlisting of many of the men but they being kept in suspense over whether or not their re-enlistments are accepted due to possible replacement soldiers coming in, vents about poor living conditions affecting his general health. Letter ends mid sentence.

Genre(s): correspondence



Language(s): English

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

Type of Resource: text

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John Lester Barstow to Laura, Special Collections, University of Vermont, (accessed November 25, 2015)

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