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Joseph Spafford to Mary Jane Spafford

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Item Description

Title: Joseph Spafford to Mary Jane Spafford

Author

  • Spafford, Joseph, 1837-1866

Recipient

  • Spafford,Mary Jane, b. 1839

Source Document

Extent: 5 pages

Date Created: May 11, 1863

Description

Reference to Gen. Joseph Hooker's withdrawal across the Rappahannock River at the Battle of Chancellorsville (April 1863), Hooker getting an additional 30,000 men from Hentzleman, where the various companies are stationed, sabotage and guerrilla tactics by "squads", the capture & release of Union soldiers, reference to Confederate forces under John Singleton Mosby and family photographs.

Genre(s): correspondence

Subject/name

Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2012-11-06, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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Access Conditions

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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http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsSpaffordJoseph84

Preferred citation

Joseph Spafford to Mary Jane Spafford, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsSpaffordJoseph84 (accessed October 22, 2014)

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