[Envelope to Lieutenant Jeff Thompson, August 18]

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Envelope to Lieutenant Jeff Thompson at Johnson's Island near Sandusky, Ohio. The envelope is stamped for August 18 and while no year can be seen, Jeff Thompson was held there when his company was captured during the Civil War.

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[1] p. ; 8 x 14 cm.

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Envelope to Lieutenant Jeff Thompson at Johnson's Island near Sandusky, Ohio. The envelope is stamped for August 18 and while no year can be seen, Jeff Thompson was held there when his company was captured during the Civil War.

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[1] p. ; 8 x 14 cm.

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  • April 12, 1861 - May 9, 1865

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[Envelope to Lieutenant Jeff Thompson, August 18], text, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth255322/: accessed August 25, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin College.