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Collection Reference Number GLC03523.10.144
From Archive Folder Collection of Joseph M. Maitland 
Title Ann Maitland to Joseph M. Maitland about her health, the presidential election and farming
Date 14 November 1864
Author Maitland, Ann (fl. 1854-1871)  
Recipient Maitland, Joseph M.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Writes she is recovering from a cold and still has a cough. Gives updates on various neighbors and relatives. Says they sent him new boots last week. Comments on the [1864 Presidential] Election results and hopes the war will soon end. Reports the corn is being husked, but the winter wood is not cut yet. Thanks him for the money he sent for the new wagon they need. Prays for his safe return.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Woman Author  Women's History  Health and Medical  Children and Family  Military Uniforms  Clothing and Accessories  Election  Government and Civics  Politics  President  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  Finance  Soldier's Pay  Transportation  Union Forces  
People Maitland, Joseph M. (1839-1918)  Maitland, Ann (fl. 1854-1871)  Maitland, William Grier (b. 1846)  
Place written Kingston, Ohio
Theme The American Civil War; Agriculture; Health & Medicine; Government & Politics
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Additional Information Joseph Maitland enlisted on 8 August 1862 as a Private. He was mustered into "G" Co. OH 95th Infantry. He was mustered out 31 May 1865 at Memphis, Tennessee.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Civil War: Recipient Relationship Son  
Civil War: Unit 95th Ohio Infantry, G Company