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Collection Reference Number GLC07205.083
From Archive Folder Letters from a Union soldier called Albert 
Title Albert to Sister Sophia
Date 5 April
Author Albert (fl. 1861-)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description One of his fellow soldiers got married in camp. He asks his sister what she would think if he did the same thing. But he says he will not marry until he is able to support a wife. He describes the flowers. A great many of the regiment are currently sick.
Subjects Soldier's Letter  Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Marriage  Military Camp  Women's History  Health and Medical  Union Soldier's Letter  
Place written Savannah, Georgia
Theme The American Civil War; Children & Family; Women in American History; Health & Medicine
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: Theater of War Main Western Theater