William E. Spencer letter to Jennie Spencer (sister), Ripon, WI
- 1861 December 1
- McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885.
- Wade Hall Collection of American Letters: Civil War soldier letters | collection guide | more from this collection
- 1.66 Cubic feet 3 boxes, 1 flat box, 1 map folder The Wade Hall Collection of American Letters: Civil War soldier letters (1798-1986, bulk 1854-1915; 1.66 cubic feet) comprise correspondence, newspapers and newspaper clippings, photographs, journals, military records, affidavits and pension claims, poems and songs, other manuscripts, and realia of Civil War soldiers and their friends and families.
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Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Civil War in the North
- Envelopes (Stationery)
- Legal documents.
- Military correspondence.
- Military history.
- Military life.
- Prisoners of war--United States
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
- Slavery--United States.
- Soldiers--United States.
- Songs--United States.
- United States--Armed Forces--Military life
- United States--History--19th Century.
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
- Veterans--United States.
- War and society
- Washington (D.C.)
- University of Kentucky
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