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[James Barron Hope], Richmond, to Annie, 31 May 1862

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 89
Identifier: id173003

Scope and Contents

"My court still continues...."; confidence in final victory; "today the city of Washington is in one universal shiverfrom Old Abe down...."; plan to cut off Washington and invade the North; Southern army set at 80 to 90,000 men, the Northern 115,000.


  • Creation: 31 May 1862


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From the Collection: 5.00 Linear Feet

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository