Letter from Richard White to Thomas White, April 2, 1862

Title

Letter from Richard White to Thomas White, April 2, 1862

Authors

Richard White

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Description

Letter sent by Richard White to his father Thomas White from North Edisto, SC on April 2, 1862. Richard describes in detail a battle that occurred on March 29 in which his regiment, he writes, received its "baptism of fire and blood." He is in command o

Identifier

WC98.51.01

Keywords

White, Richard, 1826-1865, Correspondence. White, Richard, 1826-1865, Military service. United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 55th (1861-1865), Biography. United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 47th (1861-1865). Edisto Island

Rights

The digitized images of letters, photographs, and other items from the White Collection in the “Indiana, Pennsylvania in the Civil War” exhibit are the property of the Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana County, Pa. These images may only be us

Source

The Historical and Genealogical Society of Indiana County, PA; White Collection

Letter from Richard White to Thomas White, April 2, 1862

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