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Vermonters in the Civil War

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Vermont soldiers in the Civil War wrote an enormous quantity of letters and diaries, of which many thousands have survived in libraries, historical societies, and in private hands. This collection represents a selection of letters and diaries from the University of Vermont and the Vermont Historical Society.

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Time Period Covered: January 1, 1861 - February 28, 1864 


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Title:   Lyman S. Williams to Lois L. Williams

Date:  1862-05-18

Resource type:   correspondence

Topics include the hard marching to a camp owned by the rebel Colonel Lee and requests for items to be sent from home.

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    Title:   Nathan A. Williams to Lois L. Williams

    Creator:  Williams, Nathan A., 1837-1903

    Date:  1862-08-24

    Resource type:   correspondence

    Topics include the expectation of a battle and reinforcements. The anticipated battle was probably the 2nd Manassas or Bull Run campaign (Aug. 26-30, another win for the Confederates).

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