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Letters from Ransom to Maria (5), Letters from Maria to Ransom (6), 1864-10-17 - 1864-10-31

MS-38: Ransom F. Sargent Civil War papers
 Folder: 16, Box: 2
Subjects include: Ransom's clothing supply; updates on other soldiers; Captain Shepard replaces Captain Dudley in command; Maria writes of finances and transactions on the farm; news of soldiers' deaths in New London; several visitors to the Sargent household; New London gossip, esp. the burning of Mrs. Page's house and barn and speculation that it was set our of jealousy over an affair

Dates

  • 1864-10-17 - 1864-10-31

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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