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|Collection Reference Number
|From Archive Folder
|Collection of Alfred Hughes, a detainee at Camp Chase, Ohio, as a Confederate sympathizer
|Alfred Hughes to Mary Hughes about weather, the origin of races and opinion of Judge Thompson
|5 October 1862
|Hughes, Alfred (fl. 1862-1864)
|The weather; discussion with Rev. Dr. Baldwin about the origin of the races; photographs of his children; low opinion of Judge [Thompson] for not writing or assisting them.
|Soldier's Letter Prisoner of War Civil War Military History Health and Medical Confederate States of America Prison Camp Prisoner Union Forces Science and Technology Religion Photography Children and Family African American History
|Baldwin, Rev. (fl. 1862) Thompson, Judge Hughes, Mary (fl. 1862-1864) Hughes, Alfred (fl. 1862-1864)
|Camp Chase, Ohio
|The American Civil War; Science, Technology, Invention; Education; Government & Politics; Religion
|Papers and Images of the American Civil War
|Hughes, a doctor from Wheeling, Virginia, was detained at Camp Chase, Ohio, as a Confederate sympathizer. He and his wife, Mary, numbered their letters to know which ones were lost, stolen or censored. The collection includes his last will, news clippings relating to the war and prisoners of war.
|The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
|Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
|Civil War: Recipient Relationship