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Collection Reference Number GLC03523.10.140
From Archive Folder Collection of Joseph M. Maitland 
Title Ann Maitland to Joseph M. Maitland discussing the toll that farm work is taking on his brother and Bell Wharton's plans to start teaching
Date 23 October 1864
Author Maitland, Ann (fl. 1854-1871)  
Recipient Maitland, Joseph M.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Reports Grier is not feeling well and is very tired from all the field work he's doing. Informs him they all went to church and heard a good sermon. Says Bell looks well and will begin teaching soon. States the potato crop is the best ever with thirty-one bushels. Updates him on the neighbors. Letter continues the following morning. Envelope includes a three cent stamp.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Children and Family  Woman Author  Women's History  Health and Medical  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  Religion  Education  
People Maitland, Joseph M. (1839-1918)  Maitland, Ann (fl. 1854-1871)  Wharton, Bell (fl. 1862-1866)  Maitland, Grier (fl. 1837-1920)  
Place written Kingston, Ohio
Theme The American Civil War; Women in American History; Children & Family; Agriculture; Education
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Additional Information Joseph Maitland enlisted on 8 August 1862 as a Private. He was mustered into "G" Co. OH 95th Infantry. He was mustered out 31 May 1865 at Memphis, Tennessee.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Civil War: Recipient Relationship Son  
Civil War: Unit 95th Ohio Infantry, G Company