Slaughter-Murray Papers

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January 3, 1863

Title

January 3, 1863

Subject

Letter from Col. Jno. A. McDowell to Capt. F.T. Snead, AAG, Dole's Brigade, dated 03JAN1863, HQ 1st North Carolina, bivouac near Fredericksburg. Sends $537.00 for relief of Fredericksburg sufferers and list of contributors. In ink on a lined sheet, slightly faded and stained.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - EMINENT FIGURE ASSOCIATION: Snead, F.T.
UNIT ASSOCIATION: 1st NC Infantry


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Description

Hd. qts 1st Regt, N.C. Troops
Bivouac Near Fredericksburg, Va
Jany 3, 1863

Capt. F. T. Snead
AA Genl
Doles Brigade

Capt:

I herewith transmit Five Hundred & thirty-seven ($537) dollars Contributed By My Regiment to the Fredericksburg Suffering :
It was contributed as follows:
Col. James McDowell 20.00
Lt. Col. H.A. Brown 20.00
Company A Lt. Morgan Comdy 26.00
Company B Sergt S.O. Curtis 75.00
Company C Capt Thompson 65.00
Company D Capt. Scott 51.00
Company E Lieut. Moore 00.00
Company F Lieut. Boone 53.00
Company G Capt. Lartham 62.00
Company H Lt. Mizell 30.00
Company J Capt. Foote 70.00
Company K Capt. Gee 55.00
Asst Surgeon L.C. Coke 10.00
$537.00

Very Respectfully
Jno A. McDowell Col.

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Creator

John A. McDowell

Date

January 3, 1863

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Collection

Citation

John A. McDowell , “January 3, 1863,” Slaughter-Murray Papers, accessed February 22, 2024, http://slaughtermurray.umwhistory.org/items/show/85.