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Collection Reference Number GLC03603.042
From Archive Folder Collection of Charles M. Coit, field and staff, 8th regiment, Connecticut, infantry 
Title Charles Coit to his family, commenting that General Foster spoke of condemning the regiment's arms during inspection
Date 29 November 1861
Author Coit, Charles M. (1838-1878)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Still unsure about Daly's status and writes that he has been checking the station daily for him. Declares that the Major has given him a whole roasted chicken and about baking cakes with cornmeal and buckwheat. Says that General Foster spoke of condemning the regiment's arms during the inspection.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Infantry  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  Servant  African American History  Diet and Nutrition  Military Provisions  Union General  Weaponry  Military Camp  
People Coit, Charles M. (1838-1878)  
Place written Annapolis, Maryland
Theme The American Civil War; Health & Medicine; African Americans
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: Theater of War Main Eastern Theater  
Civil War: Unit 8th Regiment, Connecticut, infantry  
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