Letter from William Gustin Lowry to Rhoda Stone Lowry, May 7, 1862

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Letter from William Gustin Lowry to Rhoda Stone Lowry, May 7, 1862

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Letter sent from William Gustin Lowry (Gus) to his mother Rhoda Stone Lowry. This letter was written a few days after the Confederate Army fled their stronghold at Yorktown. Gus's company has been held back on reserve rather than sent to chase after the r

Identifier

MG130 Box 2 1862 May 07

Keywords

McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885, Military service. Yorktown (Va.), History, Siege, 1862, Personal narratives. Lowry, William Gustin, 1836-1863, Correspondence. Lowry, William Gustin, 1836-1863, Military service. United States, History, Civil War, 18

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The digitized images of letters, photographs, and other items from the Moorhead and Civil War Soldiers Collections in the "Indiana, Pennsylvania in the Civil War" exhibit are the property of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania's Special Collections and

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Indiana University of Pennsylvania Special Collections and University Archives; Moorhead Collection

Letter from William Gustin Lowry to Rhoda Stone Lowry, May 7, 1862

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