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Collection Reference Number GLC03394.54
From Archive Folder Collection of John R. Lakeman, 23rd regiment, Massachusetts, infantry 
Title Andrew to his brother and sister
Date 28 August 1865
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description On board U.S Ironclad Tennessee
Subjects Children and Family  Civil War  Navy  
Theme The American Civil War; Children & Family
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Additional Information Folder Information: Most letters are focused on New Berne, N.C. Lakeman served as a Lieut. in the 23rd Mass. Vols. Collection contains 61 documents, 43 envelopes, and two photographs. 44 letters have Civil War dates.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Civil War: Recipient Relationship Brother  Sister