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Guide to the Charles A. Watson letter MSS.1677

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

June 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-06-21T14:38-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Charles A. Watson letter

Unit ID:

MSS.1677

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 letter)

Dates:

1928 April 20

Abstract:

A letter from Charles A. Watson to John E. Boos, describing his experiences at the Battle of Gettysburg, 20 April 1928.

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of one letter from Watson to John E. Boos, describing his experiences at the Battle of Gettysburg, where Watson fought as a member of the 13th Vermont Volunteer Infantry Regiment, and where he had two comrades fatally wounded at his side.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Donnelly Lancaster/John Beeler, 2005

Preferred Citation:

Charles A. Watson letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2004

Biographical/Historical note

Union Civil War soldier from Vermont.

Letter Box 6476

Box 6476 Folder 34

Letter from Charles A. Watson, Montpelier, Vermont, to John E. Boos, April 20, 1928 http://purl.lib.ua.edu/22200