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Jackson, Richard H. (fl. 1861-1864) to Father

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07705.163 Author/Creator: Jackson, Richard H. (fl. 1861-1864) Place Written: Suffolk, Virginia Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 30 April 1863 Pagination: 5 p. : docket ; 20.3 x 12.5 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07705.163 Author/Creator: Jackson, Richard H. (fl. 1861-1864) Place Written: Suffolk, Virginia Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 30 April 1863 Pagination: 5 p. : docket ; 20.3 x 12.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Dix issued a telegraph dispatch ordering them to stay after their term of service expires , until May 12th. but they don't want to stay. There's no reason why it is a necessity. Includes the order given from headquarters.

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Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion Soldier's LetterUnion ForcesSoldier's LetterUnion GeneralTelegraph

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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