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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: 4 pages

Date Created: December 30, 1862

Description

Topics include the whole brigade on picket duty on Bull Run, a catholic church having been emptied of its pews so as to used for a hospital, a brief encounter with Rebel soldiers, Spafford's anger with the Rebels being able to infiltrate the Union troops, the captured rebel prisoner stated aim was to take Sutler's supplies, acceptance of officers' resignations and the potential promotion of George Clark to Captain.

Genre(s): correspondence

Subject/topic

Subject/name

Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2011-08-30, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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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/cwvhsSpaffordJoseph67

Preferred citation

Joseph Spafford to Mary Jane Spafford, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsSpaffordJoseph67 (accessed August 29, 2014)

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