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Label
1861-1864
Inclusive dates
1861-1864
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1861-1864, of the Lucas family, including correspondence and a commission of Robert A. McConnell as second lieutenant, 179th Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 4th Division Virginia Militia. The letters were written to John England and Clementine England of Caroline County, Virginia, and correspondents include W.G. Coyle, Maria England, Martha England, and Oscar Lucas. Topics include camp life, troop movements, family, health, and campaigns. A letter, dated 4 Sept. 1861, from Martha and Maria England, Caroline County, Virginia, to their brother John, include descriptions of the 1st battle of Bull Run; letter, dated 8 May 1863, from Oscar Lucas, includes a description of the battle of Chancellorsville; and the letter, dated 18 Sept. 1864, from W.G. Coyle, Petersburg, to Clementine England, includes descriptions of the seige of Petersburg, Virginia
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Action
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Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Papers
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
29
Immediate source of acquisition
Virginia Civil War Commission
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000499572
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
leaves.

Library Locations

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