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Collection Reference Number GLC03523.32.42
From Archive Folder Collection of Sumner Sayles, H company, 95th regiment, Illinois, infantry 
Title Ann Braithwaite to Isora Sayles Skinkle discussing a recent marriage of a friend and the need to 'remain holy'
Date 7 July 1867
Author Braithwaite, Ann (fl. 1862-1865)  
Recipient Skinkle, Isora Sayles  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Writes of a lady named Emma getting married. Discusses the importance of always remaining holy. Writes, "do not let your earthly lover draw your heart from the heavenly." Wishes her and her new family well. The letter has a watermark on the top left hand corner. The letter does not list a date; date was taken from the envelope.
Subjects Woman Author  Women's History  Religion  Marriage  Children and Family  
People Braithwaite, Ann (fl. 1862-1865)  Skinkle, Isora fl. 1860-1868)  
Place written s.l.
Theme Children & Family; Religion; 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 95th Regiment, Illinois, infantry