Letter from William Gustin Lowry to Margaret Judson Lowry, October 10, 1862

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Letter from William Gustin Lowry to Margaret Judson Lowry, October 10, 1862

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Letter sent by William Gustin Lowry (Gus) to his sister Margaret Judson Lowry (Mag) from a camp near Sharpsburg, Maryland on October 10, 1862. Gus seems to be homesick, as he spends much of the letter discussing people back home. He has also been physical

Identifier

MG 130 Box 2 1862 October 10

Keywords

Antietam, Battle of, Md., 1862, Personal narratives. United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 62nd (1861-1865), Biography. United States. History. Civil War, 1861-1865, Health aspects. Sweitzer, J. Bowman (Jacob Bowman), 1821-1888, Military

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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

Source

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

Letter from William Gustin Lowry to Margaret Judson Lowry, October 10, 1862

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