[Letter from Jeff Thompson to D. N. Hennen, May 21]

Description:

Letter from Jeff Thompson to D. N. Hennen esquire informing him of his capture by the Union Army. Thompson was a part of a company from Louisiana that was surrendered to the Union. He requested that Hennen send a letter to his wife to let her know he was in good health and being taken care of in the area they were being held.

Creator(s): Thompson, Jeff
Location(s): United States - Ohio - Ottawa County - Johnson Island
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Austin College
Collection(s):
Osterhout Papers
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Place
United States - Ohio - Ottawa County - Johnson Island
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From April 12, 1861 to May 9, 1865
Description:

Letter from Jeff Thompson to D. N. Hennen esquire informing him of his capture by the Union Army. Thompson was a part of a company from Louisiana that was surrendered to the Union. He requested that Hennen send a letter to his wife to let her know he was in good health and being taken care of in the area they were being held.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 26 x 20 cm.

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Keyword(s): prisoners of war | POWs
Partner:
Austin College
Collection:
Osterhout Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ASTC_001-026-07a
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth255321
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text