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W. C. Holbrook to John Wolcott Phelps

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Title: W. C. Holbrook to John Wolcott Phelps


  • Holbrook, W. C.


  • Phelps, John Wolcott

Source Document

Extent: 4 pages

Date Created: April 18, 1863


Topics include investigation of the 7th Vermont Regiment's role in the Battle of Baton Rouge, and the suggestion to bring charges against General Butler. The writer, Col. Holbrook, apologizes for not representing the regiment as well as he could have, were he more experienced in the Courts of Inquiry. Holbrook mentions "a good deal of marching and counter marching" in the Baton Rouge area.

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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W. C. Holbrook to John Wolcott Phelps, Special Collections, University of Vermont, (accessed January 20, 2018)

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