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Collection Reference Number GLC01896.077
From Archive Folder Archive of Confederate naval operations: Va. volunteer navy, Tredegar Iron Works 
Title Ann E. Capron to her cousin with condolences for death of husband Richard W. Jeffery
Date 31 June 1865
Author Capron, Ann E. (fl. 1860-1865)  
Recipient Jeffery, Roberta  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Condolences for the death of her husband [Richard W. Jeffery]. "I know that only Time that great calmer of all great troubles can soothe you enough to listen to the whispers of the Holy Spirit, to tell you that God did take him, and at the right time, for we know He can not err..." Continues with news of other loved ones and acquaintances, including William Jeffery.
Subjects Religion  Women's History  Death  Children and Family  
People Jeffery, Roberta (fl. 1850-1900)  Capron, Ann E. (fl. 1860-1865)  Jeffery, William (fl. 1865)  Jeffery, Richard W. (fl. 1855-1899)  
Place written Baltimore, Maryland
Theme The American Civil War; Women in American History; Children & Family; Religion
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