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Collection Reference Number GLC04662.089
From Archive Folder Charles E. Walbridge Collection 
Title Charles E. Walbridge to his mother worrying that she has not acknowledge the money he sent and mentioning an explosion at the Dutch Gap Canal
Date 2 January 1865
Author Walbridge, Charles E. (b. 1842)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Notes he is glad to hear his mother liked the tea service, but worries that she has not acknowledge the money he sent. An explosion finished construction on the Dutch Gap Canal.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  Children and Family  Gift  Home Furnishings  Women's History  Building Construction  Canals  Infrastructure  Soldier's Pay  
People Walbridge, Charles E. (fl. 1842-1866)  
Place written Bermuda Hundred, Virginia
Theme The American Civil War; Banking & Economics; 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: Theater of War Main Eastern Theater  
Civil War: Unit 100th New York Volunteers, H Company