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William Wirt Henry to John Henry

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Title: William Wirt Henry to John Henry


  • Henry, William Wirt, 1831-1915


  • Henry,Mary Jane, d. 1871

Source Document

Extent: 4 pages

Date Created: September 14, 1863


Letter discusses his being appointed Division Officer of the Day, of fighting with cannon fire being heard, of indifference to it, the questionable behavior of Colonel A. B. Jewett, complains Jewett becomes ill whenever difficulties arise and Henry has to do the work, requests that the information provided remain confidential. The arrival of the paymaster with intention of sending money home soon, as well as the behavior of Justin (possibly Justin Carter).

Genre(s): correspondence



Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2013-02-20, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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William Wirt Henry to John Henry, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, (accessed December 15, 2017)

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