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Joseph Rutherford to [Hannah Rutherford]

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Title: Joseph Rutherford to [Hannah Rutherford]

Author

  • Rutherford, Joseph Chase, 1818-1902

Source Document

Date Created: October 02, 1864

Description

Rutherford recounts events of battle (the 10th was involved battles at Winchester and Fisher's Hill, Va. in September), destruction in the Shenandoah Valley by Union forces so as to deny resources to the Confederacy, the calmness of the troops despite their readiness to be called to action, of soon to be paid but not trusting the mail enough to send any money home, of financial issues at home, of sending home a photo of their son, Joseph, for safe keeping.

Genre(s): correspondence

Subject/topic

Subject/geographic

Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2011-05-10, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwuvmrutherford120

Preferred citation

Joseph Rutherford to [Hannah Rutherford], Special Collections, University of Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwuvmrutherford120 (accessed October 01, 2014)

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