[Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette Redway, November 15, 1865]

One of 556 letters in the series: Hamilton K. Redway Family papers, 1825-1916 available on this site.

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A letter from Hamilton K. Redway in Washington D.C. to his wife, Loriette Redway, on November 15, 1865. The letter is regarding Redway's forthcoming military assignment. Redway tells his wife that he expects to be sent to Texas with the 1st Regiment U.S. Colored Cavalry. Redway asks Loriette to send several personal items to him as soon as possible in care of the Adams Express Company. Also included with this item is the envelope in which the letter was sent. The envelope, postmarked November 15, is addressed to Mrs. H. K. Redway in Mannsvwille, New York.

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[2] p. ; 20 cm. x 25 cm.

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Redway, Hamilton K. November 15, 1865.

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A letter from Hamilton K. Redway in Washington D.C. to his wife, Loriette Redway, on November 15, 1865. The letter is regarding Redway's forthcoming military assignment. Redway tells his wife that he expects to be sent to Texas with the 1st Regiment U.S. Colored Cavalry. Redway asks Loriette to send several personal items to him as soon as possible in care of the Adams Express Company.

Also included with this item is the envelope in which the letter was sent. The envelope, postmarked November 15, is addressed to Mrs. H. K. Redway in Mannsvwille, New York.

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[2] p. ; 20 cm. x 25 cm.

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[1] p. ; 7.5 cm. x 13 cm.

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  • November 15, 1865

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  • Sept. 20, 2011, 2:40 p.m.

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Redway, Hamilton K. [Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette Redway, November 15, 1865], letter, November 15, 1865; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth186785/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.