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Letter, 1861 August 30

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 14, Folder: 1
Identifier: id322254

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Drue [?], Camp Walker near Manassas, Va., to "Brother" Gill, n.p.  Has just recovered from the measles which 30 of the boys had; received orders to prepare to march at any hour; "hard skirmishes" at Leesburg and Falls Church, Va.  Tells his brother he should be here to see fine horses; asks him to look over his house and advise Mr. Ables where to build his house. 2 pages. Autograph Letter Signed.


  • Creation: 1861 August 30

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