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October 8, 1863: J. HENRY BLAKEMAN TO FAMILY

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J. Henry Blakeman's 1863 letter initially details the arrival of packet ships in St. Augustine, and an upcoming general review and inspections within…

June 7, 1863: SUNDAY MORNING NEWS

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Dennis O'Brien's 1863 hand-drafted newspaper satirically detailing events in and around Union occupied St. Augustine. Articles concern fictional…

November 12, 1862: ONVILLE UPTON TO MARY UPTON

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Onville Upton's 1862 letter to his sister, Mary, describing regimental dress parade routines, improvements to the St. Francis Barracks, and night…