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Collection Reference Number GLC03603.018
From Archive Folder Collection of Charles M. Coit, field and staff, 8th regiment, Connecticut, infantry 
Title Charles Coit to his family, telling them about Professor Andrews
Date 27 October 1861
Author Coit, Charles M. (1838-1878)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Tells his family about Professor Andrews, a family friend who had stayed at the Coit house last time he was in Norwich. Andrews is a professor at the female seminary college near the camp and invited Coit and the Captains of the regiment to his home the next evening. Written from Camp Buckingham.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Infantry  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  Military Camp  Entertaining and Hospitality  Education  Women's History  
People Coit, Charles M. (1838-1878)  
Place written Jamaica, Long Island
Theme The American Civil War; Women in American History; Education
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 8th Regiment, Connecticut, infantry  
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