Holmes Family Letters, 1860s : ~In Development~
Object ID:
2011.002.0009.12
Collection:
Coogan Collection
Title:
Letter to Charles D. Holmes "Brother" from Mercy B. Holmes, Ashaway, RI, dated April 4th, 1863
Scope & Content:
Letter on beige lined paper embossed with design (not clear enough to decipher) in upper left corner, addressed to "Dear Brother," (Charles D. Holmes) from Mercy B. Holmes, dated April 4th, 1863, from Ashaway, RI. She notes Julia Emma moved to Mystic.

This is one of a batch of 8 letters in envelope 2011.002.0008.16, addressed to Camp Burnside near Beaufort, 3rd Regiment R.I. Artillery Company A, SC.
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