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Collection Reference Number GLC04662.122
From Archive Folder Charles E. Walbridge Collection 
Title Charles E. Walbridge to his mother commenting on his travel plans and his excitement to return home
Date 30 March 1866
Author Walbridge, Charles E. (b. 1842)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description He has a 22 hour lay over while waiting for a train. He plans to go to Macon, and Savannah, Georgia before catching a steamer bound for New York. The family oil well has made "a fair show." He can not wait to come home and work.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  Travel  Transportation  Steamboat  Railroad  Industry  
People Walbridge, Charles E. (fl. 1842-1866)  
Place written Goldsboro, North Carolina
Theme Reconstruction; Industry
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: Unit 100th New York Volunteers, H Company