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Creator:Spengler, Samuel
Title:Fort Delaware prisoner letters
Date(s):1864-1865
Call No:MSS 0098, F0129
Abstract:Thirteen letters from five Confederate soldiers imprisoned at Fort Delaware. The names of the soldiers are: Sam Spengler, Abraham Shillingburg, Joseph G. [Sager], Edward [Sheets], and Albert Snead. All were[...] soldiers from the 10th Virginia Infantry, the 7th Virginia Cavalry, or the 23rd Virginia Infantry. Letters are written to Mrs. Nannie Sellman, or Mr. H. F. Hebb. Also included is one letter from a mother of one of the prisoners and one letter from a father of a prisoner.
Subjects:Delaware--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Fort Delaware (Del.)
Creator:Wailes, Sydney I.
Title:Lieutenant Sydney I. Wailes letters to unidentified recipient
Date(s):1864
Call No:MSS 0098, F0096
Abstract:Two handwritten letters from Lieutenant Sydney I. Wailes, who served at Fort Delaware during the Civil War, to his friends, describing the day to day activities at the Fort. Typed[...] transcripts of the letters are available in the collection file.
Subjects:New Castle County (Del.)--History--19th century | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Fort Delaware (Del.)