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Walbridge, Charles E. (b. 1842) to mother

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04662.083 Author/Creator: Walbridge, Charles E. (b. 1842) Place Written: Bermuda Hundred, Virginia Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1864/11/24 Pagination: 3 p.

Summary of Content: The enlistments of many men of the 100th have expired, but the government will not muster them out until 1/9. He is angry that someone told his family there was a yellow fever epidemic at Bermuda Hundred; there had not been one case yet.

People: Walbridge, Charles E

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: DiseaseMedical HistoryCivil WarMilitary HistoryUnion ForcesUnion Soldier's LetterSoldier's LetterYellow FeverEpidemicHealth and Medical

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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