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Stone, E.W. (fl. 1861-1865) to Berdille

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02182.25 Author/Creator: Stone, E.W. (fl. 1861-1865) Place Written: Roanoke Island Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 6 March 1862 Pagination: 12 p. : envelope ; 27.5 x 21 cm.

Summary of Content: It looks like they will have one pitched battle in N. Carolina. The brigades will march in different directions. All sorts of rumers are flying about such as the Rebels declared peace and whatnot. He mentions little Abby and what songs she should learn. Despite a rocky start, their regiment is now highly respected.

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Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Soldier's LetterMilitary HistoryCivil WarUnion ForcesUnion Soldier's LetterInfantryBattleConfederate States of AmericaPeaceChildren and FamilyWomen's HistoryMusicArt, Music, Theater, and FilmWomen's EducationEducation

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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