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Henry A. Smith to Mother

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Title: Henry A. Smith to Mother


  • Smith, Henry A., d. 1864


  • Smith,Clarissa, d. 1891

Source Document

Extent: 2 pages

Date Created: November 20, 1862


Writing from Chantilla, Virginia topics include the anticipation of receiving a package from home. Box directed to the camp at Alexandria for a few items were sent on to his current location.Mentions his good health and that he often feels better out scouting than when he stays in camp. States fellow Vermonter taken prisoner. Inquires about folks and activities at home.

Genre(s): correspondence


Language(s): English

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2011-12-19, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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Henry A. Smith to Mother, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, (accessed January 21, 2018)

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