Civil War Homefront LetterMs.1989.091

Civil War Homefront LetterMs.1989.091


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Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.1989.091
Title
Civil War Homefront Letter1862
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Language
The materials in the collection are in English.

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Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: [identification of item], [box], [folder], Civil War Homefront Letter, Ms1989-091, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.


Scope and Contents

Letter to "My dear Henry," possibly from his mother. Writes about her concern for the safety of the soldiers on the front, and her belief that soldiering must be a hardship.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the Civil War Homefront Letter by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).