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Johnson Family

 Family

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Johnson Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0341
Scope and Contents The papers consist of 26 letters, bulk 1862-1865, from Mortimer Howell Johnson and his son Porter to members of their immediate family. The Johnson Family, originally from West Virginia, moved to Brownsburg in Rockbridge County, Virginia, although they maintained close ties to their former home. Topics in Mortimer's letters include civilian life during the war, the animosity between Union and Confederate sympathizers in West Virginia (the letter of April 28, 1863 discusses the Union loyalty of...

Letter fragment to Eliza Johnson, 1862 October

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Scope and Contents Letter regards family news and mentions woman who is a Union sympathizer. Letter also mentions that Porter Johnson is eager to join the army.

Letter fragment to Eliza Johnson, 1862

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Scope and Contents Letter regards family friends who have been wounded, refugee families, and a problem with currency.

Letter fragment to Eliza Johnson, 1862

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1243

Letter fragment to Eliza Johnson, 1862 October

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1225

Letter to Eliza Johnson, 1862 December 29

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Scope and Contents Written from Fredericksburg, Virginia. Letter regards family and business news.

Letter to Eliza Johnson, 1863 January 25

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Scope and Contents Written from "Camp near Verden." Letter regards family news and mentions situation in West Virginia.

Letter to Eliza Johnson, 1863 March 14-15

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Scope and Contents Written from "Camp Near Verden." Letter regards family and business news.

Letter to Eliza Johnson, 1862 December 29

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1239

Letter to Eliza Johnson, 1863 January 25

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1247