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Collection Guides: Civil War Letters, 1854 - 1878

Civil War Letters, 1854 - 1878

Westfield State University Archives

Collection Guide

Civil War Letters, 1854 – 1878



The letters in this file are handwritten transcripts of Civil War era letters. They are handwritten copies of letters of unknown provenance. The letters were written by E.N. Streeter, 1st Vermont Vol. Artillery; Colonel J. M. Warner; Henry J. Bean, 11th New York Cavalry; Helen D. Bean, Henry’s sister; and Michael S. Bean.


The provenance of these documents is uncertain.


The letters have been arranged by author and then by date.

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United States – History – Civil War, 1861 – 1865

 K. Canary, June 2012

Updated September 14, 2021

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