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Andrew Hale Young letters

MS-132
 Collection
Identifier: MS-132
The collection contains letters from Andrew Hale Young primarily to his wife describing experiences while stationed at Fort Jefferson, St. Augustine, and as paymaster and quartermaster in the Union Army during the Civil War. . Other correspondents include John Parker Hale and Daniel Hall. Subjects discussed include comments on generals Hunter and McClellan, comments on Black soldiers as well as descriptions of his experiences as paymaster in the western army, and negotiations with Indians. James Bridger is also mentioned.

Dates

  • 1862 - 1866

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.5 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Andrew Hale Young (1827-1890), Union soldier and paymaster. The collection contains letters from Andrew Hale Young primarily to his wife describing experiences while stationed at Fort Jefferson, St. Augustine, and as paymaster and quartermaster in the Union Army during the Civil War. Other correspondents include John Parker Hale and Daniel Hall.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA