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18 December 1862: I was not present when he died But what I know was told me by the Ward Master He was perfectly resigned to his fate and expressed himself that he had made his peace with God

Item Description: Letter of 18 December 1862 from J. T. McCreight to the father of William A. Collins, reporting his son’s death on December 14th.  [Transcription available below images.]   Item Citation: William A. Collins Papers #5095-z, Southern Historical Collection, … Continue reading

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