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Leavitt Hunt to John Wolcott Phelps

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Title: Leavitt Hunt to John Wolcott Phelps


  • Hunt, Leavitt


  • Phelps, John Wolcott

Source Document

Extent: 2 pages

Date Created: October 05, 1861


Topics include Mr. Cutts of Brattleboro and Leavitt Hunt asking Gen. John Wolcott Phelps to write a recommendation for a friend who was hoping to receive a Colonelcy position so as to raise a regiment in Vermont. Writer mentions the Army in the Potomac with 80,000 men on the other side of the river. Written from the Willard Hotel, Washington, D.C.

Genre(s): correspondence




Language(s): English

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2010-11-10, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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Leavitt Hunt to John Wolcott Phelps, Special Collections, University of Vermont, (accessed January 16, 2018)

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