Newman Family Miscellaneous Papers,1861-1864

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Newman Family Miscellaneous Papers,1861-1864
Newman Family
18 items
Ewell, Richard Stoddert, 1817-1872.
Newman, Mary Louisa White, 1838-1901.
Newman, Wilson Scott, 1831-1864.
Sedgwick, John, 1813-1864.
Confederate States of America.-- Army-- Military life.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Campaigns-- Sources.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Hospitals-- Sources.
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Family of Va. and Ky. Wilson Scott Newman served in the Confederate Army and died at Winchester, Va. on 19 Dec. 1864. Collection consists chiefly of letters from Wilson Scott Newman to his wife Mary Louisa White Newman discussing military and civilian life during the Civil War, troop movements, battles, and health conditions. New