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folio iconCivil War : Smith Family Letters. Ms1996-018, Series IV.
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URN Unique identifier for this image record.
CWSmith0059
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Title Letter from William Alexander Smith to his brother, Stephen Mitchell Smith, September 22, 1863; page 2
creator Smith, William Alexander
role author
Subject
  • United States -- History -- Civil War
  • 1861-1865
owner dla
copyright DLA
conditions of use These resources and materials are not in the public domain and copyright is largely held by the Digital Library and Archives, University Libraries, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
work type letter
work date 1863-09-22
material 1 page letter
technique image/jpg/300 dpi; 1.2 MB; 2010-09-19
repository Digital Library and Archives
repository place Blacksburg, Virginia
current site Ms1996-018; Smith Family Letters; Series IV, Box 1, Folder 10
style period group movement www.americansouth.org
nationality culture eng
related work Ms1996-018; Smith Family Letters
notes Confederate soldier in the 50th Virginia Regiment writes from Morton's Ford, Va. on the difficulty traversing recent terrain, the strength of their current position and the fortification of nearby Union troops, his brother, James', poor health, bands of robbers and deserters, and warning of local looters.
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