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!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1864-1865
Inclusive dates
1864-1865
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letters, 1864-1865, of James M. M. Short, Company F, 3rd Battalion, Rockbridge County Reserves, principally sent to family members in Rockbridge County, Virginia. Topics include family matters, the weather, winter camp conditions, and military life. Contains a letter, 5 December 1864, from James M. M. Short in Richmond, Virginia, to his brother in Longwood, Rockbridge County, Virginia; letter, 5 January 1865, from Short at Fort Fields, Virginia, to his brother; and letter, 22 December 1864, from Mattie [ ] in Longwood, Rockbridge County, Virginia, to James M. M. Short
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
James M. M. Short was born in 1847 and was a resident of Rockbridge County, Virginia. He mustered into Civil War service on 30 April 1864 at the age of seventeen. He served in the Virginia Reserve Regiment, 3rd Battalion, Company F (Miller's Company).
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letters
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
7
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000504920
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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