A Guide to the Herman J. Bradley Correspondence, 1861, 1864 Bradley, Herman J. Correspondence Ms1989-074

A Guide to the Herman J. Bradley Correspondence, 1861, 1864

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Collection Number Ms1989-074


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Collection Number
Herman J. Bradley Correspondence, 1861, 1864
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Bradley, Herman J.

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Scope and Content

Union soldier in the Civil War, possibly in the Army of the Potomac. Correspondence consists of two letters to Bradley's family. One letter was written November 10, 1861, for Bradley to his brother by Darius Russell, about Bradley's ill condition. The second was written November 7, 1864(?), by Bradley to his parents, from Camp Cedar Creek, Virginia. Writes about the guerilla action in the area and their capture of General Alfred N. Duffie.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Civil War
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865