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To Petersburg with the Army of the Potomac

Levi Bird Duff

To Petersburg with the Army of the Potomac

the Civil War letters of Levi Bird Duff, 105th Pennsylvania Volunteers

by Levi Bird Duff

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Duff, Levi Bird, -- b. 1837 -- Correspondence,
  • United States. -- Army. -- Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 105th (1861-1865),
  • Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories,
  • Pennsylvania -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives,
  • Pennsylvania -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLevi Bird Duff ; edited by Jonathan E. Helmreich.
    GenreCorrespondence, Personal narratives
    ContributionsHelmreich, Jonathan E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE527.5 105th .D84 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23212963M
    ISBN 109780786444304
    LC Control Number2009015748
    OCLC/WorldCa318421087

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    Title Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Military telegraph operator. Army of the Potomac Contributor Names O'Sullivan, Timothy H., , photographer. A memoir that was written by a Union soldier who served in the Army of the Potomac during the Overland and Petersburg Campaigns. Wilkeson provides an interesting perspective from a private. His views are quite interesting. For example, he disliked Confederate and Union sharpshooters because he saw them as cowards because they shot people in the /5(26).


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