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Worcester, John H. (1839-1863) John H. Worcester to Abby Worcester

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03974.03 Author/Creator: Worcester, John H. (1839-1863) Place Written: New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 16 January 1861 Pagination:

Describes life straight after signing up, including the journey to New York, being given initial supplies, such as a blanket and rations, and disappointment in camp that they would not be striking out for the Potomac at once.

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