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Robert R. Ritchie, Brandon, to Belle R. Harrison, Petersburg, Virginia, 1862 May 17

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 234
Identifier: id90533

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents

Desire of all the servants to stay at Brandon; fate of Richmond; Robert's schemes to save the city by either "a series of obstructions" or an Englishman who leveled a hill scientifically; travel on the river; desire to secure the services of Mr. Hammondsl "Capt. John Rogers proclamation to the ladies & gentlemen on James River". 3 pp. ALS.


  • Creation: 1862 May 17


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From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository