SamuelHartman4

Transcription: 

Peters Burg Feb 25th 1865
Dear Brother
I will write
a few liens to let you
Know that i received your
letter of the 20 to Day and
was Gald to hear from
home againe and was Glad
to hear that youens whare
all well i am well at
present time hoping when
this Comes to hand it
may finde youens all
the Same at home i
received 4 poste Stamps
Jeff whe Got payed of[f]
on the 24 whe Got
payed off for 4 month
it took 2 moneth pay to
pay my Clothing Bill yet
[page 2]
then i only Got 33 Dollars
and 5 cts then i hat
to pay our Suttler 9 Dollars
that i owd him for tobacco
and Som other things But
whe will Be payed off
next month againe for 2
month Bute you Kin
look in my next letter
for a little monny
much i Cante Send much
this time i must Keepe
a little i Cante write
much to Day for its
moste too late
write Sune
from your Brother
Samuel .P. Hartman
Co. E. 49. Regt. P. V.
1 Div 3 Bri 6 Corps
washington .D.C.

write Sune

Date: 
February 25, 1865

Author(s)

Unit: 
Co. E, 49th Pennsylvania Infantry
Residence (County): 
Snyder County, PA

Recipient(s)

Unit: 
Co. I, 49th Pennsylvania or the 30th Pennsylvania Militia
Residence (County): 
Snyder County, PA

From

From State: 
Virginia
From Municipality: 

To

To State: 
Pennsylvania
To Municipality: 
To County: 
Snyder

Transcription/Proofing Info

Transcriber: 
Michael Ellis
Transcription Date: 
May, 2012
Proof Date: 

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