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Ransom W. Towle to Sister and Friends

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Title: Ransom W. Towle to Sister and Friends


  • Towle, Ransom W., d. 1864

Source Document

Extent: 3 pages

Date Created: May 15, 1862


From camp in Whitehouse Landing, Va. topics include the destruction of the Merrimac (the ironclad warship), a bear hunt, the occupation of Norfolk, Virginia troops under the command of President Lincoln, a description of skirmishes with the Rebels, and the warm weather in Virginia.

Genre(s): correspondence



Language(s): English

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2011-08-23, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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Ransom W. Towle to Sister and Friends, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, (accessed January 24, 2018)

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