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Charles H. Joyce to William Wirt Henry

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Title: Charles H. Joyce to William Wirt Henry

Author

  • Joyce, Charles H., 1830-1916

Recipient

  • Henry, William Wirt,

Source Document

Extent: 1 page

Date Created: August 13, 1862

Description

Topics include C.H. Joyce's hope of being put in charge of the 11th regiment and anticipation of the camp moving. This would be the evacuation of Harrison's Landing, where McClellan had kept his Army of the Potomac for several weeks. Joyce refers to "old W." (Wash. DC?) and "Gov. H.," Frederick Holbrook, influential governor of Vt., 1861-1863. Also: Battle of Savage's Station, June 29, 1862, where Joyce performed well.

Genre(s): correspondence

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Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2011-09-26, 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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Preferred citation

Charles H. Joyce to William Wirt Henry, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsJoyceCharles01 (accessed October 02, 2014)

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