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Joseph Hawley letters, 1865, 1896.
Wyles SC 111
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Title:

Joseph Hawley letters, 1865, 1896

Creator/Contributor:

Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell), 1826-1905, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Bryant, John C.

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Two holograph letters written by Joseph Hawley, dated 1865 and 1896. The former is addressed to Mrs. J. Eaton of West Meriden, Connecticut and concerns the death of her husband and the crimes of Henry Longdon, Hawley's former orderly. The latter, addressed to John C. Bryant, contains a request for information about Bryant's book.

Date:

1865 (issued)

Subject:

Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell) -- 1826-1905
Longdon, Henry
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Joseph Roswell Hawley was a Union army brevet major general in the Civil War. After the war he was elected Governor of Connecticut and served as a United States Representative and Senator from Connecticut.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Joseph Hawley Letters. Wyles SC 111. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Letters (correspondence).

Physical Description:

2 items (2 leaves)

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.