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George Benedict Letter, 1861 August 31

 Item — Box: 4273.001, Folder: 006

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one letter from Benedict, stationed at Camp McClellan, Iowa, to a Miss Susan Benedict, perhaps his sister, written August 31, 1861. Benedict mentions that there are fourteen prisoners there, one a "rebble [sic] Colonel With one arm off."


  • 1861 August 31


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From the Collection: 6.1 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Formerly MSS.1661

Local Identifier


Processing Information

Processed by Donnelly Lancaster and John Beeler, 2005.

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266