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Collection Reference Number GLC03603.031
From Archive Folder Collection of Charles M. Coit, field and staff, 8th regiment, Connecticut, infantry 
Title Charles Coit to his family, in which he describes all of the regiments in Annapolis being 'reviewed' by General Burnside, amongst others
Date 18 November 1861
Author Coit, Charles M. (1838-1878)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Describes all of the regiments in Annapolis being "reviewed" by General Burnside and other notable men including Seward, Cameron and Governor Andrews of Massachusetts. Believes his regiment will stay in Annapolis for two months and complains about the lack of pay and the need to buy each meal individually.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Infantry  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  American Statesmen  Lincoln's Cabinet  Soldier's Pay  Finance  Diet and Nutrition  Military Provisions  Union General  
People Coit, Charles M. (1838-1878)  
Place written Annapolis, Maryland
Theme The American Civil War; The Presidency; Health & Medicine
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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