Letters

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Title Author Recipient Datesort ascending From To Collection
Jefcoat86 John James Jefcoat Rachel Elizabeth Jefcoat October 24, 1864 New Market, VA SC John J. Jefcoat Papers, 1850-1891
Patrick6 Francis Patrick Jane Patrick , Mary Jane Patrick October 24, 1864 Petersburg, VA Westmorland, Oneida County, NY Francis Patrick Papers
Brotherton44 Levi A. Lockman Thomas Brotherton October 23, 1864 New Market, VA Catawba County, NC William H. Brotherton Papers, 1861-1870
Poteet34 Francis Marion Poteet Martha Hendley Poteet October 23, 1864 Petersburg, VA Mcdowell County, NC Poteet Family Letters
Caldwell44 Robert C. Caldwell Margaret Caldwell October 22, 1864 NC Cabarrus County, NC Robert C. Caldwell Collection
Cauler21 Samuel Y. Cauler Louisa Cauler October 22, 1864 VA Caernarvan Township, Lancaster County, PA Samuel Y. Cauler Papers
Gunter3 Ucal Gunter Amandah Huldah Bell Gunter October 22, 1864 Sullivan's Island, Charleston County, SC Ucal Gunter papers, 1863 July 3 – 1865 Jan. 3
Oswald4 Jeremiah Oswald Peter Oswald October 21, 1864 Lehigh County, PA Peter Oswald Correspondence, 1864-1865
Wester4 Thomas C. Wester Daniel Wester October 21, 1864 Richmond, VA Franklin County, NC Thomas C. Wester papers
Patrick4 Francis Patrick Jane Patrick October 21, 1864 Petersburg, VA Westmorland, Oneida County, NY Francis Patrick Papers
Hill6 Jesse H. Hill Emoline Hill October 21, 1864 New Market, Shenandoah County, VA Davidson County, NC Jesse Harrison Papers
Box43 William Irby Box Margaret Culbertson Box , William Irby Box Jr. October 21, 1864 VA SC Box Family Papers, 1857-1864
Box43 William Irby Box Margaret Culbertson Box , William Irby Box Jr. October 21, 1864 VA SC Box Family Papers, 1857-1864
Faust32 Daniel Faust Rebecca Faust , Sarah Faust October 21, 1864 Middletown, VA Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, PA Daniel Faust Letters
Faust32 Daniel Faust Rebecca Faust , Sarah Faust October 21, 1864 Middletown, VA Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, PA Daniel Faust Letters
Stewart5 Elizabeth A. Stewart Huldah P. Hubbard October 21, 1864 Timmonsville, SC Wade H. Hubbard Papers, 1864-1865
Caldwell43 Robert C. Caldwell Margaret Caldwell October 21, 1864 Cabarrus County, NC Robert C. Caldwell Collection
Cauler20 Samuel Y. Cauler Louisa Cauler October 20, 1864 VA Caernarvan Township, Lancaster County, PA Samuel Y. Cauler Papers
Hart11 William T. Hart Margaret Hart , Robert J. Hart October 20, 1864 Petersburg, VA Spotsylvania County, VA Hart Brothers
Hart11 William T. Hart Margaret Hart , Robert J. Hart October 20, 1864 Petersburg, VA Spotsylvania County, VA Hart Brothers
Manson8 Edwin R. Manson "Friend John" October 19, 1864 Escambia County, FL Edwin R. Manson Papers, 1863-1865
Getchell22 Ezra Getchell Joel Getchell October 19, 1864 Pensacola, FL Somerset County, ME Getchell Family
Larry23 Meshach P. Larry Phebe Larry October 18, 1864 Fairfax Station, VA Cumberland County, ME Meshach P. Larry Letters
Faust31 Daniel Faust Rebecca Faust October 17, 1864 Middletown, VA Mahanoy City, Schuylkill County, PA Daniel Faust Letters
Gunter2 Ucal Gunter Amandah Huldah Bell Gunter October 17, 1864 Sullivan's Island, Charleston County, SC Ucal Gunter papers, 1863 July 3 – 1865 Jan. 3
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