Letter from P. R. Thombs to Thomas White, December 28, 1863

Title

Letter from P. R. Thombs to Thomas White, December 28, 1863

Authors

P. R. Thombs

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Description

Letter sent by P. R. Thombs [Pembroke R.] to Judge Thomas White from Chicago, IL on December 28, 1863. Thombs had been imprisoned in the Libby Prison camp along with White's son, Harry. [Thombs served in the 89th Illinois Volunteers as an Assistant Surgeo

Identifier

WC98.87.01

Keywords

Prisoners of war, Union, Virginia, Libby, 1860-1870, Biography. Prisoner-of-war escapes, Confederate States of America, History, Personal narratives. Libby Prison, Virginia, Richmond, 1860-1870. United States, History, Civil War, 1861-1865, Prisoners an

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 P. R. Thombs to Thomas White, December 28, 1863

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