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Collection Reference Number GLC06728.001
From Archive Folder Collection of John F. Weeks, K company, 36th regiment, Illinois, infantry 
Title Addie Simmons to Sarah Mason regarding a party and her new job at the Newburg Asylum
Date 5 February 1860
Author Simmons, Addie (fl. 1860)  
Recipient Mason, Sarah  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Writes that she attended a New Year's Eve party. Reports that she has been employed as a second cook for the Newburg Asylum and is enjoying her employment.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  Union Forces  Mental Health  Hospital  Women's History  Entertaining and Hospitality  Woman Author  Holidays and Celebrations  
Place written Cuyhoga County, Ohio
Theme Women in American History
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Civil War: Unit 36th Regiment, infantry, Illinois, K company