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Daniel S. White to Maria E. Howe

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Item Description

Title: Daniel S. White to Maria E. Howe

Author

  • White, Daniel S., 1837-1912

Recipient

  • Howe,Maria E.,

Source Document

Extent: 6 pages

Date Created: May 11, 1863

Description

Letter includes a poetic description of nature, contrasting with itthe blight of slavery, and his hope for the end of the war. It also includes ruminations on death in the field versus a natural death at home. As well, he writes of love. He then gives details of the health of his Company, including the news that Sergeant Beckwith was bitten by a snake, and mentions several visitors.

Genre(s): correspondence

Subject/topic

Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2013-01-04, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

Parent Collections

Access Conditions

Requests to reproduce this item should be sent to Vermont Historical Society Library, vhs-library@state.vt.us. For more information, see http://cdi.uvm.edu/about/rights.
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Permanent Link:

http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsWhiteDaniel03

Preferred citation

Daniel S. White to Maria E. Howe, Vermont Historical Society Library, Barre, Vermont, http://cdi.uvm.edu/collections/item/cwvhsWhiteDaniel03 (accessed July 22, 2014)

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