November 12, 1862: ONVILLE UPTON TO MARY UPTON

Title

November 12, 1862: ONVILLE UPTON TO MARY UPTON

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Text

Description

Onville Upton's 1862 letter to his sister, Mary, describing regimental dress parade routines, improvements to the St. Francis Barracks, and night patrols along St. Augustine's western picket line. Further detail is on a hunting party's success finding cattle outside of town. In addition, Upton makes note of a Union raid on a Confederate lumber mill and the burning of St. Marys, Georgia.

Creator

Source

Richard J. Ferry Civil War Letters

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Richard J. Ferry; St. Augustine Historical Society

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tiff

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en-US

Identifier

Ferry CW Letters

Coverage

Saint Augustine [7014435]

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Transcription Nov. 12.pdf

Citation

Upton, Onville, “November 12, 1862: ONVILLE UPTON TO MARY UPTON,” The Civil War In St. Augustine, accessed November 22, 2017, http://sacivilwararchive.com/items/show/38.