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Roswell Farnham to [Mary Farnham]

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Title: Roswell Farnham to [Mary Farnham]

Author

  • Farnham, Roswell, 1827-1903

Recipient

  • Farnham, Mary

Source Document

Extent: 3 pages

Date Created: May 13, 1861

Description

Farnham is writing from the SS Alabama after arriving safely off the coast of Virginia, at Fort Monroe. Some men are sea-sick, and another has measles. Company was greeted with three cheers by sailors passing by. Farnham called on again to be adjutant because of his demonstrated leadership skills. A few words about friends and acquaintances seen in New York, one being a secessionist.

Genre(s): correspondence

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Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2010-10-18, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwuvmfarnham08

Preferred citation

Roswell Farnham to [Mary Farnham], Special Collections, University of Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwuvmfarnham08 (accessed December 20, 2014)

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