Letter from Mar. 25, 1865

Roland G.Smith to Cousin Nettie

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    Roland G.Smith to Cousin Nettie

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    Roland G. Smith, a resident of Burlington, CT, served in the 12th Connecticut Regiment during the Civil War. Over the course of the spring of 1865, Roland wrote several letters to his cousin Nettie from Savannah, Georgia and Summit Point, Virginia. Smith mentions the impact of Lincoln's death on the camp and general public.

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    Ms 101789

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    Roland G. Smith . "Roland G.Smith to Cousin Nettie ". Remembering Lincoln. Web. Accessed April 21, 2019. https://rememberinglincoln.fords.org/node/866