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Object Name LETTER
Catalog Number 1939.012.00020a-b
Date April 2, 1863
Scope & Content Letter, original; Edward Higgins to William T. Mumford, April 2, 1863

Edward Higgins writes from Mr. Roach's Plantaion: writes of his trip to the plantation, encountering Yankee gunboats; directs his mail to General Herbert;

Physical Appearance: one sheet, folded; 3 handwritten pp.
10" x 7 1/2"

transcript and explanation of letter
Archival History The negative photostat letter was formerly located in the MC 3 M-647a files. According to the donor, the handwriting of the original is in 1st Lt. William T. Mumford's hand.
People Mumford, William T.
Taylor, Richard
Higgins, Edward
Subjects Soldiers
Clothing & dress