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W[illiam P.] Allcot, Island Hospital, Blackwell's Island, New York, to "Ma" [his mother, Clarissa, New York, N.Y.], 1862 September 25

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: id228762

Scope and Contents

Has almost recovered from his illness; received letter and shirt from his mother; regrets having missed his father in New York, which he visited on a pass; describes his visit to Sing Sing [N.Y.] and his brother John on that pass; his desire to again visit home. 2 pages. Incomplete.


  • Creation: 1862 September 25

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