October 8, 1863: J. HENRY BLAKEMAN TO FAMILY

Title

October 8, 1863: J. HENRY BLAKEMAN TO FAMILY

Type

Text

Description

J. Henry Blakeman's 1863 letter initially details the arrival of packet ships in St. Augustine, and an upcoming general review and inspections within the 17th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment. Later detail touches on a raid conducted by Colonel Noble with members of the 17th Connecticut, 75th Ohio, and 4th Massachusetts Regiments.

Source

Richard J. Ferry Civil War Letters

Date

Rights

Richard J. Ferry; St. Augustine Historical Society

Format

tiff

Language

en-US

Coverage

Saint Augustine [7014435]

Files

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Transcription Oct. 8.pdf

Citation

Blakeman, J. Henry, “October 8, 1863: J. HENRY BLAKEMAN TO FAMILY,” The Civil War In St. Augustine, accessed November 22, 2017, http://sacivilwararchive.com/items/show/40.