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Armstrong, Halleck (fl. 1865) to: Mary [Armstrong].

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06734.10 Author/Creator: Armstrong, Halleck (fl. 1865) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1865/03/08 Pagination: 8 p.

Summary of Content: Reports various rumors about Sheridan's maneuvers. Also reports on nearby black uprising: "Our allies, the darkies, are evidently burning out their beloved Masters…"

Background Information:

People: Armstrong, Hallock, 1824-1904

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion Soldier's LetterSoldier's LetterUnion ForcesUnion GeneralSlave RebellionSlaveryAfrican American HistoryWartime Pillaging and Destruction

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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