William Fulton letter
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a typescript copy of a letter dated 12 April 1865, written by 17-year old Fulton to his sister, Mrs. Theodora Fulton Pettus in Livingston, Alabama, describing the surrender of Mobile to Union forces.
- 1865 April 12
- Fulton, William (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
William Fulton was about 17 years old when the city of Mobile, Alabama, surrendered to the Union forces in April 1865.
0.02 Linear Feet (1 item; typescript)
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Typescript copy of a letter dated 12 April 1865, written by Fulton to his sister, Mrs. Theodora Fulton Pettus, describing the surrender of Mobile, Alabama, to Union forces.
Gift of Mrs. J. Edward Beck, 1948
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