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Collection Reference Number GLC04662.083
From Archive Folder Charles E. Walbridge Collection 
Title Charles E. Walbridge to his mother about the expired enlistments of many of the men and his anger towards those spreading rumors of a yellow fever epidemic
Date 23 November 1864
Author Walbridge, Charles E. (b. 1842)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description The enlistments of many men of the 100th have expired, but the government will not muster them out until 1/9. He is angry that someone told his family there was a yellow fever epidemic at Bermuda Hundred; there had not been one case yet.
Subjects Disease  Medical History  Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  Yellow Fever  Epidemic  Health and Medical  
People Walbridge, Charles E. (fl. 1842-1866)  
Place written Bermuda Hundred, Virginia
Theme The American Civil War; 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: Recipient Relationship Mother  
Civil War: Theater of War Main Eastern Theater  
Civil War: Unit 100th New York Volunteers, H Company