Augustine M. Webber Letter, 11 May 1863

Descriptive Summary

Title
Augustine M. Webber Letter, 11 May 1863
Creator
Webber, Augustine M
Extent
1 item
Subjects
Kentucky-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Writes about Webber's duties as clerk on General Manson's staff at the Headquarters of the U.S. Forces at Lebanon (Ky.). Describes two "Jews" under suspicion of attempting to cross into rebel lines. Speculates about their innocence and notes their fear. Expresses hope at the news of the Union capture of Richmond. Card file in repository