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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: November 09, 1862

Description

Writing from Camp Seward near Alexandria, Virginia, topics include a copy of Joseph Spafford’s accounts of camp life from October 24th until November 9th, 1862 with a note that he burns the letters he receives. Writes about tents, gunfire heard from a battle a distance away, on leave to visit Washington, D.C., liking his boy Daniel McAuliffe age 13 and wanting to take him with him to Vermont when the 9 months are up.

Genre(s): correspondence

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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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Preferred citation

Joseph Spafford to Mary Jane Spafford, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsSpaffordJoseph59 (accessed July 30, 2014)

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