page top

Bradford Sparrow to Parents and Brothers

Add to bookbag Add to Bookbag | Bookbag (0)

Item Description

Title: Bradford Sparrow to Parents and Brothers


  • Sparrow, Bradford


  • ,

Source Document

Extent: 3 pages

Date Created: April 25, 1864


Still at Brandy Station, Virginia and writes of feeling well, of expecting Gen. Meade to move is head quarters to Culpeper soon, been rifle target practice, Lt. Gen. Grant reviewed the troops, photograph sent home via mail, has heard news of Red River expedition and massacre at Fort Pillow (April 12) where a large number of Black and White troops were killed, mentions lots of opportunities for men to get commissions in the Black regiments.

Genre(s): correspondence



Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2013-07-05, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

Parent Collections

Access Conditions

Requests to reproduce this item should be sent to the UVM Libraries' Center for Digital Initiatives at For more information, see
More information.

Permanent Link:

Preferred citation

Bradford Sparrow to Parents and Brothers, Special Collections, University of Vermont, (accessed January 21, 2018)

Add a comment:


* Optional

User Comments