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C. W. Gibson letter to his cousin, Townsend Holly, 1863 April 4.
Wyles SC 892
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Title:

C. W. Gibson letter to his cousin, Townsend Holly, 1863 April 4
Charles W. Gibson letter

Creator/Contributor:

Gibson, Charles W., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Holly, Townsend.

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

One holograph letter from Charles W. Gibson, a Civil War Union soldier, describing his service with the Wisconsin Volunteers, 14th Regiment, Company R. Written from a camp near Providence, Louisiana.

Date:

1863 (issued)

Subject:

Gibson, Charles W
United States. -- Army. -- Wisconsin Infantry Regiment, 14th (1862-1865)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

Note:

Accompanied by an envelope addressed to Mr. Townsend Holly, Rockford, Illinois.
Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], C. W. Gibson letter to his cousin, Townsend Holly. Wyles SC 892. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.
Purchase, 2002.

Type:

Letters (correspondence).
Civil wars.

Physical Description:

1 item (1 leaf); 19 x 24 cm. folded to 19 x 12 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.