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Title Papers
Creator Boatman, John
Description Letter, dated 10 September 1861, from Union soldier John Boatman, Paducah, Kentucky, to his family in Paris, Illinois describing conditions in Paducah. Envelope imprinted with red and blue patriotic image of clasped hands and the phrase "Our hearts and hands for the Union."
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Correspondence
Date 1861/09/10
Year Range From 1861
Year Range To 1861
Other Number SC 1611
Subjects Civil War
Paducah, KY
People Boatman, John
Search Terms Illinois
Related Publications
Catalog Number 2008.1.9
Dates of Creation 1861
Extent 1 folder. 1 item. Original.
Number of Images 1