A Guide to the F. I. Shipman Letter, 1865 Shipman, F. I. Letter Ms1988-033

F. I. Shipman Letter 1865

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1988-033


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Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1988-033
Title
F. I. Shipman Letter, 1865
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Creator
Shipman, F. I.
Language
English

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Scope and Content

Union soldier in the Civil War, stationed in Petersburg, Virginia. Letter to his father mentioning signs of peace and asking for stamps and other necessities.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Civil War
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Petersburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865