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Box SC1850-1899.001


Contains 1 Collection or Record:


 File — Box: SC1850-1899.001, Folder: 0648.01
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of one letter written by Thomas Haughey of Alabama, dated 28 December 1868 and written from Washington, DC, to Ben Perley Poone providing a short biographical sketch. In the letter he states "Having taken a prominent part against secession, and having thus made myself exceedingly obnoxious to the leaders of that movement, I was compelled to abandon my home and family and take refuge within the Union lines during the war."
Dates: 1868 December 28