USA 1864 Civil War Hagerstown MD Patriotic Long Contents Cover Milford Conn
Item #:105906
Date Used1861-08-22
An original Civil War-era cover from Abercrombie, Hagerstown, Maryland with long contents on patriotic illustrated letter. Very worn, wrinkled, stained, etc. Postmarked Washington DC. With wartime comments 'the boys are tearing mad that they [5th CV Regt] got rifles when we got muskets..."our regt got cut into the divisions to guard 3 little places...Uncle Same has got to give me some new clothes or I'll be like the Rebels with green patches..."

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