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Letter to Anna Wilcox from Emory Wilcox, August 1863

Description

Emory Wilcox, a Civil War soldier writes to his cousin Anna Wilcox from Fort Federal Hill. He reports that the regiment has returned from Harpers Ferry. Emory describes Maryland Heights and the view of the Shenandoah Valley and seeing friends at camp. He tells of missing General Meade's army as they crossed the Potomac, which generated excitement among the soldier at camp. Original format: 1 sheet, 21 x 26 cm folded to 13 x 21 cm.

Creator

Wilcox, Emory

Date

1863-08-09

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

Wilcox, Emory, “Letter to Anna Wilcox from Emory Wilcox, August 1863,” Digital Collections, accessed December 9, 2022, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/396.