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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number JSM-47a
Date April 10, 1895
Scope & Content Letter from John S. Mosby to Dr. Aristides Monteiro, April 10, 1895

Physical Appearance: Autographed letter signed by John S. Mosby to Dr. Aristides Monteiro, dated April 10, 1895 in San Francisco. Letter written on "Southern Pacific Comany: Law Department" letterhead. Mosby says he will not publish "Memoirs of the War in Virginia" for another year and instructs Dr. Monteiro to write a piece and asks him to solicit other contributions from Tom Booker, Ben Palmer, and Joe Bryan. Wants description of "our life - social and military - in Northern Virginia" and memoranda of the raid Tom Booker, Ben Palmer and Coly Jordon (?) were on. 1 pp. Marks: "No. 41" in top margin.
Creator Mosby, John S., Col.
People Mosby
Mosby, John Singleton
Monteiro, Aristides
Booker, Tom
Palmer, Benjamin M.
Bryan, Joe
Search Terms Article
Subjects Sketches
Military leadership
Military life
Military officers
Military personnel