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Stillwell, Henry, Letter to His Brother (likely Addison A. Stillwell), 1879

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Collection Description & Creator Information


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Collection History


No material was separated during 2014 processing.

Processing Information

This collection was reprocessed by Faith Charlton in March 2014. Finding aid updated by Faith Charlton in March 2014.

Folder Inventory added by Hilde Creager (Class of 2015) in 2012.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

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Credit this material:

Stillwell, Henry, Letter to His Brother (likely Addison A. Stillwell); Symmes H. Stillwell Family Papers, C0492, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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McPherson, James M. For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Drake, J. Madison. The history of the 9th New Jersey Veteran Vols. A record of its service from Sept. 13th, 1861, to July 12th, 1865, with a complete official roster, and sketches of prominent members. Elizabeth: Journal Printing House, 1889. Verter, Bradford. "Disconsolations of a Jersey Muskrat: The Civil War Letters of Symmes H. Stillwell." Princeton University Library Chronicle 58 no. 2, Winter 1997.

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