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Collection Reference Number GLC07205.059
From Archive Folder Letters from a Union soldier called Albert 
Title Albert to Sister Sophia
Date 11 March 1862
Author Albert (fl. 1861-)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description There was one night where he stayed in an old widow's house. The widow was upset about the death of her dog. He talks of one day returning to school to become a better speller and writer.
Subjects Soldier's Letter  Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Confederate States of America  Pets  Death  Education  Military Camp  Union Soldier's Letter  
Place written Near the Battle Field
Theme The American Civil War; Women in American History; Agriculture; Education
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