Milton Barnes to Rhoda Barnes, April 3, 1862.

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Creator:Barnes, Milton
Title:Milton Barnes to Rhoda Barnes, April 3, 1862.

Letter to Rhoda Barnes from her husband Milton Barnes. Milton describes the train journey from Ohio to the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia. He mentions places where they stopped including his hometown of Barnsville, Ohio as well as the country traveled through. Upon arrival in Viriginia he notes seeing Union officers Major General John C. Frémont, Brigadier General Benjamin Franklin Kelley and Brigadier General William S. Rosencrans.

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Subjects:Railroad travel | Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 | Winchester (Va.) | United States, Virginia, 37.431573, -78.656894
Collection:George Mason University
Institution:George Mason University
Contributors:George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections Research Center
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For more information about this collection, see the Guide to the Milton Barnes papers, 1853-1891: The original version of this digital copy can be found in Collection.Box.Folder number: C0065.01.10

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