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Letter signed Henry [Henry Voelkner], Springfield, Missouri, to his mother, October 31, 1861

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Identifier: D06624

Title: Letter signed Henry [Henry Voelkner], Springfield, Missouri, to his mother, October 31, 1861

Description: Written at midnight during the anticipation of an attack from Confederate soldiers. Describes the decay of Springfield from the war. Includes typed translation in English.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: 1861-10-31

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Voelkner, Henry, approximately 1837-1883

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Germans
Diet
Marching
Armed Forces

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