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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

Source Document

Extent: 10 pages

Date Created: April 02, 1862

Description

Spafford continues to write from the Mansion House Hospital on topics that include worrying about his mother’s health, difficulty of getting a furlough, commenting on his preference to be a 2nd lieutenant and not a captain, detailed description of a day in the hospital, rules posted in the hospital, a dialogue he had with a drunken soldier from a California regiment, and description of a visit by a Vermonter from Windsor.

Genre(s): correspondence

Subject/topic

Subject/name

Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2011-05-19, 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/cwvhsSpaffordJoseph34

Preferred citation

Joseph Spafford to Mary Jane Spafford, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsSpaffordJoseph34 (accessed December 21, 2014)

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