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Henry H. Mitchell letter

Label
Henry H. Mitchell letter, 1864 Mar. 27
Title
Henry H. Mitchell letter
Inclusive dates
1864 Mar. 27
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 27 March 1864, from Henry H. Mitchell (b. ca. 1839) at Point Lookout, Maryland, to Mary Texana Whitehurst (b. ca. 1845) of Norfolk, Virginia, professing his love for her and hoping that she will marry him
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Biographical or historical data
Henry H. Mitchell (b. ca. 1839) was from Belfast, Maine. A doctor and druggist, he may have been stationed with the Union army in Norfolk, Virginia. There he met and courted Mary Texana Whitehurst (b. 1845) daughter of Peter and Mary Whitehurst. They married 26 December 1864 in Norfolk.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Henry H. Mitchell letter
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
4
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
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001621290
Type of unit
p.

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