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Lyman Barton to Hiram Barton

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Item Description

Title: Lyman Barton to Hiram Barton

Author

  • Barton, Lyman, 1839-1936

Recipient

  • Barton,Melissa

Source Document

Extent: 4 pages

Date Created: March 08, 1864

Description

Lyman Barton mentions an attack on his Brigade at Deep Creek, Virginia and the death of two men from the 9th New Jersey Regiment who had just returned from a furlough. He also writes of men returning to the 8th Connecticut Regiment after their reenlistment furlough, who had second thoughts about reenlisting. Also he writes of how many got married while on leave. At the end of the letter he gives news of his brothers Henry, James and Theodore and their addresses.

Genre(s): correspondence

Subject/topic

Subject/geographic

Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2013-03-25, 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

Lyman Barton to Hiram Barton, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsBartonLyman10 (accessed July 30, 2014)

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