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MS-236: Patterson Family Papers
Arts and Humanities | History | Military History | United States History
ms236_1_16_03; Patterson, John H., 1844-1922; Patterson, Julia Johnston, 1811-1897; Civil War; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Letters
John Patterson wrote this letter to his mother in July, 1864. In the letter he tells her about a recent trip he made to Washington and the sights he saw while there, including the "much talked of" East room of the White House. He also talks about daily operations at his current post.
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