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Letter to Katherine Snodgrass-Boyd, 1862 April 29

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1405
Letter to Katherine Snodgrass-Boyd, 1862 April 29
Letter to Katherine Snodgrass-Boyd, 1862 April 29

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  • 1862 April 29

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Written from VMI, Lexington, Virginia. Letter regards cadet preparations for war after the news "came that the Yankees were about entering Staunton." Letter also mentions that General Stonewall Jackson is "keeping us [VMI cadets] as a reserve body" and that John B. Snodgrass is actively working to resign from VMI.