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!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1864 Oct. 20
Inclusive dates
1864 Oct. 20
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 20 October 1864, from Nick [?] to B. H. Hibbas describing a Union raid on the King Salt Works near Saltville, Virginia. Nick also comments on the presidential election of 1864, commenting that he prefers Democratic Party candidate George B. McClellan to Abraham Lincoln, whom Nick believes pays too much attention to African Americans
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
"Nick" served as a member of Union troops under the command of General Stephen B. Burbridge (1831-1894), who led them on a raid into southwestern Virginia from Kentucky in September-October 1864.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letter
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Haner, Carl W.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001526014
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
leaves

Library Locations

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