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Item Identifier Number

ms138_01_03_16

Creation Date

11-1-1862

Collection

MS-138: Oscar D. Ladley Papers

Keywords

ms138_01_03_16; United States--Civil War; Indian Summer

Description

Two separate letters, written on the same page, to Oscar Ladley from his sisters. Mary writes about remembering spending an "Indian Summer" in Virginia, dressing up in Oscar's clothes to escort a friend home, and other news from home. Alice writes about realizing that though they are comfortable now, they "may come to want" because the war isn't over yet. Mary's letter was written on November 1st and Alice's letter was written on November 2nd.

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Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries

Document Type

Book

Combined Letters, 1862 November 1 and 2, Allie and Mary [Alice and Mary Ladley] to Brother [Oscar D. Ladley]


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