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Wells, Edmund C. (fl. 1864-) to Maria

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08311.14 Author/Creator: Wells, Edmund C. (fl. 1864-) Place Written: Cumberland, MD Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 26 February 1864 Pagination: 4 p. + envelope ; 26 x 21 cm.

Summary of Content: went to Cincinnati with the company of a 2M clerk passing through Wheeling. visited Harry Blackburn and family. the streets of Cincinnati were filled with flags on account of the fall of Charleston. General Crook and Kelly were captured.


Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion Soldier's LetterUnion ForcesSoldier's LetterPrisoner of WarConfederate States of AmericaHolidays and CelebrationsBattle of CharlestonAmerican Flag

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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