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Rawson Smith family papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00072
Scope and Contents The Smith family papers consist mostly of Alfred Smith's letters to his parents while he was in the Army, and correspondence exchanged by family members in Michigan and New York in the years following the war. The collection also includes various documents including insurance policies, deeds, mortgages, and a lottery advertisement (1868).Subjects of particular interest from Alfred's correspondence include conditions in the Union hospital at Albany, New York (July 12, 1862); Smith's...
Dates: 1850 - 1892

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  • Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 X
  • Subject: Agriculture -- Michigan X
  • Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 X
  • Names: United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 78th (1862-1864) X