[Letter from Lieutenant General Longstreet, December 18,1862]

One of 557 letters in the series: Hamilton K. Redway Family papers, 1825-1916 available on this site.

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Lt. Gen. Longstreet expresses his gratitude for those troops of 1st Army Corps. for their firm resistance to the enemy in the Battle of the 13 December, 1862 near Fredericksburg VA.

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[2] p. ; 30 x 19 cm.

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Longstreet, Lt. Gen. December 18, 1862.

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Lt. Gen. Longstreet expresses his gratitude for those troops of 1st Army Corps. for their firm resistance to the enemy in the Battle of the 13 December, 1862 near Fredericksburg VA.

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[2] p. ; 30 x 19 cm.

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  • December 18, 1862

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  • Sept. 20, 2011, 2:40 p.m.

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Longstreet, Lt. Gen. [Letter from Lieutenant General Longstreet, December 18,1862], letter, December 18, 1862; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth186532/: accessed July 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.