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Wills Papers, 1859-1864

Wills Papers, 1859-1864
Mss. 39.2 W67
83.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, 1863-1864, of Mary J. Wills, Bedford County, Va. with her husband, Charles A. Wills of the 58th Virginia Infantry Regiment (Company I). Also includes letters to Mary J. Wills from her brothers John A. Bradley and Joseph M. Bradley and correspondence of her sister Sarah F. Foster with her husband Habun R. Foster. John A. Bradley, and Joseph M. Bradley served in the 58th Virginia Infantry and Habun R. Foster served in the 34th Virginia Infantry Regiment. The Battle of Second Manassas is described as is the battleground at Seven Pines (Fair Oaks.) The collection includes a letter from Robert A. Bradley of the 58th Virginia Infantry Regiment.
Other URL
Wills, Charles A.
Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 58th
Fair Oaks (Henrico County, Va.), Battle of, 1862
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

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Acquisition Note
 Source: C. J. Carrier of Bridgewater, VA.
Preferred Citation
Wills Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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