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Letter, 1865 February 10.
Chapin, Charles B., 1842-1865.
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Vermont Historical Society Library  MSS-18 #119  Manuscript  Vault-Manuscript 


Personal Author : Chapin, Charles B., 1842-1865.
Title : Letter, 1865 February 10.
Physical Description : 1 item.
Summary :

Letter dated February 10, 1865, quoting from the diary of Corporal Charles B. Chapin of Williston, Vt., of the First Vermont Cavalry Regiment, about his capture and experiences in Andersonville Prison.

Biographical or historical data :

Charles B. Chapin (1842-1865) of Williston, Vt., enlisted in the First Vermont Regiment Cavalry, Co. L, August 18, 1862. He was held prisoner May 5, 1864 to November 29, 1864. He died January 17, 1865 of disease and is buried at St. John's College, Annapolis, Maryland.

Corporate Subject : United States. Army. Vermont Cavalry Regiment, 1st 1861-1865. Company L.
Andersonville Prison.
Geographic Term : United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 Prisoners and prisons.
Vermont History Civil War, 1861-1865.
Williston (Vt.) Archival resources.
Genre/Form : Correspondence.
Electronic Resource : Transcript of letter.