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Collection Reference Number GLC03603.055
From Archive Folder Collection of Charles M. Coit, field and staff, 8th regiment, Connecticut, infantry 
Title Charles Coit to his family, regarding the visit from his cousin, Edward
Date 16 December 1861
Author Coit, Charles M. (1838-1878)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description His cousin, Edward Coit, visited him in the camp. Complains that the liquor supply sent to him by his Uncle George is leaking and that he'd better drink it quickly. Says that he only has drank it for medical problems. Describes a very good division review as "perfect magic."
Subjects Medical History  Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Infantry  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  Alcohol  Children and Family  Health and Medical  
People Coit, Charles M. (1838-1878)  
Place written Annapolis, Maryland
Theme The American Civil War; Religion; Children & Family; 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: Theater of War Main Eastern Theater  
Civil War: Unit 8th Regiment, Connecticut, infantry  
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