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Joseph P. Jones letter

Label
Joseph P. Jones letter, 1862 Apr. 21
Title
Joseph P. Jones letter
Inclusive dates
1862 Apr. 21
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 21 April 1862, from Joseph P. Jones (ca. 1841-1864) of Company H, 24th Virginia Infantry, to his parents Joseph M. Jones (1812-1887) and Margaret Carr Davis Jones (1812-1896) and his family in Henry County, Virginia. Jones informs them of how he is doing and provides a description of the skirmishing between the Confederate and Union armies during the siege of Yorktown, Virginia. He comments that Captain Joseph A. Hambrick (ca. 1834-1864) was wounded. Jones also provides updates on family and friends in the army
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Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Joseph P. Jones letter
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
4
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Raynors' Historical Collectible Auctions
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001701908
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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