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Letter to Samuel V. Gatewood and Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie), 1861 April 18

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Letter to Samuel V. Gatewood and Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie), 1861 April 18
Letter to Samuel V. Gatewood and Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie), 1861 April 18
Written from VMI, Lexington, Virginia. Letter describes excitement among VMI cadets as Virginia decides to secede, suspension of academic duty, and cadet preparation for war.

Dates

  • 1861 April 18

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