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William Wirt Henry to Mary Jane Henry

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Title: William Wirt Henry to Mary Jane Henry


  • Henry, William Wirt, 1831-1915


  • Henry,Mary Jane, d. 1871

Source Document

Extent: 3 pages

Date Created: May 31, 1863


Letter discusses the health of his son, Ferdie, and the impending death of the wife of Sergeant Davis, who is at the camp. He also writes of the limits of their forces which are stretched along a 25 mile area, reference to Capt. Dillingham, Col. Jewett, of watching for Lee's army, possible promotions and photographs he is sending home of fellow officers.

Genre(s): correspondence




Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2013-02-13, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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William Wirt Henry to Mary Jane Henry, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, (accessed December 12, 2017)

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