The Resource !UNKNOWN LABEL

!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1862 Nov. 20
Inclusive dates
1862 Nov. 20
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 20 November 1862, from Henry Bowman, Fredericksburg, Virginia, containing comments about the recent acceptance by Ambrose E. Burnside (1824-1881) of the command of the Army of the Potomac and offering opions on the leadership skills of McClelland and Burnside. Bowman also relates stories of his own encounters with Burnside. Other topics include the recent election of John Albion Andrew (1818-1867) to governor of Massachusetts, camp life, and health
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Henry Bowman served with the 15th and 36th Massachusetts Infantry, during the Civil War.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letter
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
8
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000504082
Type of unit
p.

Library Locations

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