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Letter from Norfleet Smith to Major Brien, 1864 November 14

 Item — Box: Small Collections Box 15, Folder: 1, Object: 2

Scope and Contents

A letter from Norfleet Smith, 1st Lieut., Co “G”, 3rd N.C. Cavalry, Barringer’s Brigade to Major Brien, near Petersburg, Va. He requests 12 hour leave of absence to visit Petersburg to attend to business matters. He is including a note granting permission by order of Lt. Col. Moore, signed by L.S. Warren.


  • Creation: 1864 November 14


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