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Title Papers
Creator Harris, Edward
Description Letter (Union) from Edward Winslow Harris, with the 19th Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteers, near Muddy Branch, Maryland, to his father in Massachusetts. He makes comments about the war, the southern states, and his commander, Colonel Hinks. Written on letterhead with a portrait of General George B. McClellan and the words "We have beat our last retreat!" in red and blue ink.
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Correspondence
Date 1862/ /
Year Range From 1862
Year Range To 1862
Other Number SC 1570
Subjects Military life
People Harris, Edward
Hinks, Edward Winslow, 1830-1894
McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885
Search Terms Maryland
Civil War, 1861-1865
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Catalog Number 2007.46.1
Dates of Creation 1862
Extent 1 folder. 1 item. Original.
Number of Images 1