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[Alonzo Spencer Letter,] 1863

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Author:
Spencer, Alonzo
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 7.5" x 10"
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Virginia
Culpeper (Va.)
Date:
1863
September 20, 1863
19th century
1850-1900
Notes:
In Box 1, Folder 12.
Civil War Selections from the Archives Center
Summary:
Letter from Alonzo Spencer to "Dear Friend" September 20, 1863, evidently from a camp near Culpeper, Virginia. Spencer mentions that five men were recently shot for desertion and suggests that he tell Harrison to come back.
Cite as:
Civil War series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Executions and executioners
Desertion
Civil war
Local number:
AC0060-0001192a.tif (AC Scan No.: recto)
AC0060-0001192b.tif (AC Scan No.: verso)
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Civil War series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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