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Confederate States of America note (half)

00-c1930-04-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-c1930-04-0
One-half of a $10 Confederate States of America note mounted on a card that explains that the note was carried by a Union soldier while held at Libby Prison in Virginia during the Civil War. Upon release, he gave one half of the note to two Sanitation Commission women who had nursed him to health in a New York hospital.

Dates

  • Created: 1864 Feb 17
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1929

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Extent

1.00 items

1.00 folders

Source of Acquisition

Mrs. Charles B. Schwartz
Method of Acquisition Gift

Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

multi-part note content

Other Descriptive Information

This collection was processed with support from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
Title
Archon Finding Aid Title
Author
Leith Johnson
Date
03/07/2011
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
und

Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

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