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Dewey, Orville S. to mother

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02161.075 Author/Creator: Dewey, Orville S. Place Written: Elmira, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 5 March 1863 Pagination: 1 p. ; 20.3 x 12.6 cm.

Summary of Content: He has enclosed his photograph. (Not included here.) Will and George gave Mrs. Forbes (the woman they boarded with) a silver urn.

People: Dewey, Orville S., fl. 1861-1902

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Soldier's LetterMilitary HistoryCivil WarUnion ForcesUnion Soldier's LetterPhotographyGiftHome FurnishingsWomen's HistoryLandlord and Tenant

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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