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Justus F. Gale to Brother

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Title: Justus F. Gale to Brother


  • Gale, Justus F., 1837-1863


  • Gale,Charles T., 1845-1862

Source Document

Extent: 5 pages

Date Created: April 05, 1862


Two letters, dated April 5th and 6th he writes from aboard the Ship Wallace heading for Ship Island. Mentions the "sugar place" back home in Elmore, Vt. Topics also include making a little bit of money buying and selling tobacco, the displeasure at having to remain on the ship, and the capture of two rebel steamers up the Mississippi River.

Genre(s): correspondence


Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2012-01-03, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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Justus F. Gale to Brother, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, (accessed January 23, 2018)

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