A Guide to the M. A. Bentley Letters, 1863 Bentley, M. A. Letters Ms1990-015

A Guide to the M. A. Bentley Letters, 1863

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Collection Number Ms1990-015


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Collection Number
M. A. Bentley Letters, 1863
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Bentley, M. A.

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Scope and Content

Two letters from a Confederate soldier in the Civil War to his father. Writes September 2, 1863, from Richmond, Virginia, about the camp meetings and his faith in God. Also writes in April 1863 with news of his health and a request to receive more letters.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Civil War
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865