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Letter from William S. Pike to Anna Wilcox after the Battle of Cold Harbor

Description

William S. Pike, a Civil War soldier writes to his Cousin Anna Wilcox from the Washington Street Hospital, Alexandria, Virginia telling her that he was shot in the Battle of Cold Harbor on June 3rd. He reports on his injury and that he finds the hospital a pleasant place with good doctors and nurses. Original format:1 sheet, 21 x 26 cm folded to 13 x 21 cm, and 1 envelope, 8 x 14 cm.

Creator

Pike, William S.

Date

1864-08-05

Rights

http://www.binghamton.edu/libraries/special-collections/servicesandpolicies/docs/duplicationpolicy.pdf

Relation

Anna E. Wilcox Civil War Collection
Binghamton University Libraries’ Civil War Collections

Citation

Pike, William S., “Letter from William S. Pike to Anna Wilcox after the Battle of Cold Harbor,” Digital Collections, accessed December 9, 2022, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/375.