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Series: Telegraph Box 1, Folder 56
Letter written by a Union Civil War soldier after the Battle of Williamsburg. The letter relates one of the first uses of mechanical land mines in battle as well as the death and destruction witnessed after the battle. (This letter has been transcribed by the Transcription Center.)
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, ca. 1724-1977, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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