Stone, Arthur M. letters (1861-1865)

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Creator:Stone, Arthur M.
Creator:Thornton, Linda; Galati, Leslie Ann
Title:Stone, Arthur M. letters (1861-1865)

These are 41 letters from Stone from various places in Virginia to his family in Spencer, Massachusetts. Unless otherwise specified, the letters are addressed to "My Dear Mother." Stone served with Company E, 34th Massachusetts Infantry during the Civil War. The 34th was organized in July and August 1862, and spent most of its first year encamped in the Washington, D. C. area. From October 1963 through the end of the war, the 34th saw combat in Virginia. Companies E and K each had a Medal of Honor winner for action in the Battle of Petersburg, April 2, 1865.

Subjects:Stone, Arthur M., b. 1844 | United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry, 34th (1862-1865) | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Peoples--Military Life | Government and Politics--Military | Massachusetts
Collection:Auburn University Libraries' Civil War Letters
Institution:Auburn University Libraries
Contributors:Auburn University. Library. Special Collections and Archives
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