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Letter from Leroy Pike to Anna Wilcox, November 1864

Description

Leroy B. Pike, a Civil War soldier writes to his cousin Anna Wilcox from the front lines at Petersburg, Virginia. He writes of the shooting, shellings, and watching men getting injured and killed. Leroy mentions William Pike, who is recovering at the hospital in Alexandria after being wounded at the battle of Cold Harbor. Original format: 1 sheet, 20 x 26 cm.

Creator

Pike, Benjamin Leroy

Date

1864-11-12

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, Benjamin Leroy, “Letter from Leroy Pike to Anna Wilcox, November 1864,” Digital Collections, accessed December 9, 2022, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/400.