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William Halsted letter to John Neafie, 1868 February 15.
Wyles SC 106
Collection Overview

Title:

William Halsted letter: to John Neafie, 1868 February 15

Creator/Contributor:

Halsted, William, 1794-1878, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Neafie, John.

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

One holograph letter written by William Halsted at Trenton, New Jersey, summarizing his legal and political career and his efforts to raise the First New Jersey Cavalry.

Date:

1868 (issued)

Subject:

Halsted, William -- 1794-1878
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
United States. -- Army. -- New Jersey Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1861-1865)

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
William Halsted served as a Member of Congress from New Jersey and as United States Attorney for the State of New Jersey. During the Civil War, he raised the First Regiment of Volunteer Cavalry of New Jersey and served as colonel.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], William Halsted letter to John Neafie. Wyles SC 106. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.
Purchase, 1984.

Type:

Letters (correspondence).
Civil wars.

Physical Description:

1 item (1 leaf); 20 x 25 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

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