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Roswell Farnham to Mary [Farnham]

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Title: Roswell Farnham to Mary [Farnham]

Author

  • Farnham, Roswell, 1827-1903

Recipient

  • Farnham, Mary

Source Document

Extent: 4 pages

Date Created: June 29, 1863

Description

Four brief letters telling of a 5th day of marching from Fredericksburg to Catoctin Furnace, lack of information to the men as to where they are going nor where Robert E. Lee is, Hooker believed to be relieved of his command, much rain, muddy roads, told they are on their way to Gettysburg. Letter of July 2nd tells of fighting on the way to Gettysburg, fresh chickens for food, General Reynolds reported killed on July 1.

Genre(s): correspondence

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Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2011-04-29, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwuvmfarnham178

Preferred citation

Roswell Farnham to Mary [Farnham], Special Collections, University of Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwuvmfarnham178 (accessed October 23, 2014)

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