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Collection Reference Number GLC02669.005
From Archive Folder Collection of documents relating to the Bailey family during the War of 1812 
Title Jacob Bailey to Hannah Bailey regarding his health and wish to see her again
Date 23 February 1813
Author Bailey, Jacob (fl. 1807-1813)  
Recipient Bailey, Hannah  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Combating swearing by soldiers, religious observations.
Subjects War of 1812  Soldier's Letter  Military History  Children and Family  
People Bailey, Jacob (fl. 1807-1818)  Bailey, Hannah (fl. 1813)  
Place written Fort Sumner
Theme War of 1812; Religion; Children & Family
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information This document is part of a collection relating to to the Bailey family during the War of 1812. Jacob Bailey was a sergeant in the War of 1812. Hannah Bailey was his wife.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859