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Collection Reference Number GLC03523.52.04
From Archive Folder Collection of Thomas J. Kessler, G company, 1st regiment, Michigan, sharpshooters 
Title A. P. Kessler to his son and daughter
Date 28 April 1863
Author Kessler, A. P. (fl. 1863-1868)  
Recipient Kessler, Elizabeth N.  Kessler, Thomas J.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Inquires after a friend's (or family member's) farm and some financial matters. Requests his son to write him with the latest developments. The city listed in the letter is Springfield; state is not given.
Subjects Children and Family  Finance  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  
People Kessler, A. P. (fl. 1863-1868)  
Place written s.l.
Theme The American Civil War; Banking & Economics; Children & Family; Agriculture
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Additional Information Thomas J. Kessler enlisted as a private on 29 June 1863 at Edwardsburg, Michigan. On 8 July 1863 he mustered into "G" Co. Michigan 1st Sharpshooters. He was mustered out on 28 July 1865 at Delaney House, Washington, D.C.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Civil War: Theater of War Main Eastern Theater  
Civil War: Unit 1st Michigan Sharpshooters, G company