A Guide to the Lancaster, Massachusetts, Civil War Letter, 1863 Lancaster, Massachusetts, Civil War Letter Ms1989-088

A Guide to the Lancaster, Massachusetts, Civil War Letter, 1863

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Collection Number Ms1989-088


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Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1989-088
Title
Lancaster, Massachusetts, Civil War Letter, 1863
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Language
English

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Scope and Content

Civilian letter from Lancaster resident to his brother, writing about news of the surrender of the Confederate troops at Vicksburg, Mississippi, and the losses from the 53rd Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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