Letters from Mother to Edmund Fish

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Creator:Fish, Mother
Title:Letters from Mother to Edmund Fish

This collection consists of two letters written by Edmund Fish's mother, on August 10th and 21st, 1862, from Partridge Island to her son in Bellevue Hospital, New York. She writes about a local "boy" who was "taken prisoner at Culpepper in the last battle between Pope and Jackson."

Subjects:Fish, Edmund--Correspondence | Fish, Mother--Correspondence | Bellevue Hospital | Mothers of soldiers--New York--Correspondence | Prisoners of war--Virginia | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and Prisons | Letters
Institution:William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library
Contributors:William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library (University of Alabama)
Original Material:

Letters from Mother to Edmund Fish, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama.

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Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://purl.lib.ua.edu/18413