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Collection Reference Number GLC08284.133
From Archive Folder Letters and documents relating to a commander in the Union navy 
Title Charles E. Cheny to Mrs. Horatio Wait teasing her about an incident at the pastor's house
Date n.d.
Author Cheny, Charles E. (fl. 1860)  
Recipient Wait, Chara Conant  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description He chastises her because she dropped a pair of her baby's gloves at the pastor's house and pretended they were hers. Writes of a contest of physical strength and refers to her as an "Amazon".
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Navy  Soldier's Letter  Union Soldier's Letter  Photography  Art, Music, Theater, and Film    
People Cheny, Charles E. (fl. 1860)  Wait, Chara Conant Long (1839-1908)  
Place written s.l.
Theme Religion; Children & Family
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945