A Guide to the E. Jarvis Letter, 1864 Jarvis, E. Letter Ms1991-006

A Guide to the E. Jarvis Letter, 1864

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Collection Number Ms1991-006


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Collection Number
E. Jarvis Letter, 1864
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Jarvis, E.

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Scope and Content

Civil War Union prisoner of war letter written from a Richmond, Virginia, camp. Jarvis writes on January 15, 1864, to "Dear Companion" about his prospects of leaving the prison, and assures the reader not to worry about his welfare.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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