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Barker, Roxy


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S. W. [Lowe] Letter, 1862[?] February 11

 Item — Box: 4273.002, Folder: 001
Scope and Contents The collection contains a single letter from Lowe [the name is not certain] to Miss Roxy Barker of Limerick, New York, a small community close to Watertown. Lowe's letter is dated 11 February 1862 (the final digit spills off the edge of the page) and was sent from Falls Church, Virginia, where his Civil War unit was stationed. In it he describes conducting skirmishing drill, provisions, tents and sleeping arrangements,equipment, discipline, religious observance, and his own prayer that "I may...
Dates: 1862[?] February 11