Edmund Berkeley Letter, 1863. [digital]
- November 26, 1863
- Berkeley, Edmund, 1847-1906 (Person)
Digital version of the letter (November 26, 1863) from Cadet Edmund Berkeley to his mother; view the originial document and read the full text transcription. Berkeley has been informed of his sister's death and offers consolation to his mother. He also gives VMI news and complains about the food (early reference to "growley" a VMI slang word used for mess hall food).