Jewett, Allen letters (1862-1863)

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Creator:Jewett, Allen
Creator:Thornton, Linda
Title:Jewett, Allen letters (1862-1863)

These are 14 letters Jewett wrote to his mother while in Virginia and a federal hospital in Washington, D.C. Allen Jewett was born July 8, 1819 in Bridgewater, Pennsylvania, son of Nathan Jewett and Electa Fox. He married Joanna Passmore on December 23, 1845. Jewett served with the 56th Pennsylvania Infantry during the Civil War.

Subjects:Jewett, Allen | United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry, 56th (1861-1865) | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Washington (D.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Government and Politics--Military | Peoples--Military Life | United States, Pennsylvania, 41.203322, -77.194525 | United States, District of Columbia, Washington, 38.907192, -77.036871
Collection:Auburn University Libraries' Civil War Letters
Institution:Auburn University Libraries
Contributors:Auburn University. Library. Special Collections and Archives
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