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George W. Quimby to Mother

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Title: George W. Quimby to Mother


  • Quimby, George W., 1835-1862

Source Document

Extent: 2 pages

Date Created: September 21, 1862


Topics include the improvement of George W. Quimby’s health and a description of the heaps of dead, unburied Rebels on the battlefields. These were casualties of the Battle of Antietam Creek (Wednesday, Sept. 17, 1862), considered one of the bloodiest days of the war.

Genre(s): correspondence



Language(s): English

Note [Digital Version]

2011-05-17, Center for Digital Initiatives, University of Vermont Libraries

Type of Resource: text

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George W. Quimby to Mother, Special Collections, University of Vermont, (accessed October 08, 2015)

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