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Cassimere Churchill Papers, 1862

Title
Cassimere Churchill Papers, 1862
ID
Mss. Acc. 2008.042
Extent
0.1 Cubic Feet
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24 items
Scope and Contents
Letters from Cassimere Churchill, a member of Company E, 9th Cavalry Regiment, New York, to his family while stationed in New York, Washington, D.C. and Virginia during the Civil War.  A participant in the battles of Yorktown, Va. and Williamsburg, Va. as an artillery guard; descriptions of Yorktown, Va., Manassas, Va. and Washington, D.C.  Includes descriptions of camp life, surrounding area, as well as his opinions of the war and the Union's leadership.
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Arrangement
Chronological.
Creators
Churchill, Cassimere (1840-1861)
Subjects
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Acquired
2008.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
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Acquisition Note
Purchased.
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Preferred Citation
Cassimere Churchill Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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