The Resource !UNKNOWN LABEL

!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1862 July 27
Inclusive dates
1862 July 27
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Letter, 27 July 1862, from Joseph R. Manson, Greensville County, Virginia, to his mother of Brunswick County, Virginia. Topics include supplies, kindness of the local townsmen, health of the troops, and his thoughts on ending the war
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Joseph Richard Manson (1831-1918) was born in Brunswick County, Virginia. Attended Randolph-Macon College and was a merchant and Methodist lay leader. Married Charlotte Ashby of Culpeper County (Va.) in 1855. Enlisted 1862 and served with Company I, 12th Virginia Infantry, during the United States Civil War. After the war Manson was a landowner in Brunswick County (Va.).
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Letter
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
  • 1
  • 2
Immediate source of acquisition
Historical Collectible Auctions
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001523576
Type of unit
  • leaf and
  • pages.

Library Locations

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