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Roswell Farnham to [Mary Farnham]

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Title: Roswell Farnham to [Mary Farnham]


  • Farnham, Roswell, 1827-1903


  • Farnham, Mary

Source Document

Extent: 6 pages

Date Created: July 17, 1861


Writes from Camp Butler, Fort Monroe, Va. of camp life including flea bites, of family matters, his sister Laura's earache, wife Mary's health, gives a detailed description of the soldiers experience going out at night with five other companies (Northfield of his regiment and four companies of the Scott Life Guard of New York 4th) under the command of Lt. Col. McGregor.

Genre(s): correspondence




Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2010-10-18, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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Roswell Farnham to [Mary Farnham], Special Collections, University of Vermont, (accessed April 23, 2014)

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