Revolutionary mothers: abigail adams diplomat kept john away from home for great lengths of time abigail wrote to her husband in revolutionary war, but did. Written by a frustrated lt general sir henry clinton during the revolutionary war in 1777, this beautifully crafted masked letter is a perfect example of early coded correspondence the letter reads perfectly well on its own, however only when you place a mask over the paper does the true meaning. The revolutionary war abc's is a project that is typically completed by young children in their united states history courses the project involves finding a word for every letter of the alphabet and relating that word to the revolutionary war this project can then serve as an excellent review and.
Home about revolutionary war cambridge revolutionary war cambridge a 1949 letter to mayor michael j neville from frank ak boland, proprietor of the. Men and women who fought or gave service for independence in the american revolutionary war i shall come home but i have in couragem't of comeing in about a. The civil war home page contains thousands of pages of civil war material including photos, images, battles, documents, associations, letters & diaries, research records, biographical information, reenacting and unit information.
A letter from a revolutionary war militiaman gives us insight into our past and reaffirms what we know stretch from letters written home by fighters in the french and indian war to modern-day. Home collections all collections (90) audio/video repository subject arts and music (19) civil rights (8) israel shreve revolutionary war letters digital. Pandora — a couple of revolutionary war veterans were honored saturday in ceremonies in pandora and near bluffton home contact us about us lupien received a letter from barbara cook. Letter from a revolutionary war soldier (1776) from alden t vaughn, ed, chronicles of the american revolution (new york: grosset & dunlap, 1965) originally compiled by hezekiah niles and printed in.
Women's letters: america from the revolutionary war to the present trouble on account of your not comeing home i received your letter of the 22 of febray by mr. Revolutionary war correspondence the greater part of the new jersey soldiers' time was occupied by such mundane duties as mounting guard, cutting wood, and maintaining garrisons in several towns in the area. Letters home from vietnam jan 12, 1969 dear family, i got the package yesterday, and i was real grateful we are low on c-rations, and there is hardly any water.
One letter that stuck with me is a girl who dressed as a man to fight in the civil war she died on this is a great book compiling letters from a variety of women throughout us history i have not read the whole thing (my copy is 800 pages) but i went through and read letters from years that are meaningful to me. These letters are part of a collection written by newton robert scott, private, company a, of the 36th infantry, iowa volunteers, during the american civil war most of the letters were written to scott's neighborhood friend hannah cone, in their home town of albia, monroe county, iowa, over the three year period that he served as company a's clerk. But now a massive collection of american wartime correspondence from the revolutionary war to the wars in iraq and afghanistan is on the verge of finding a permanent home that will provide greater access for students, historians and the general public.
Rare revolutionary war soldier's letter from an american soldier, written on october 7th, 1777 from stillwater, new york, and relates to the battle of saratoga, new york, with descriptions of troop movements and the battle. Final letters from fallen warriors early days of the revolutionary war, american soldiers have been writing letters that shared their fears, hopes for the future. Revolutionary war tory original rare pro british issue from america this was a strongly tory (supportive of the british cause) newspaper which began in 1775 and closed shop in may of 1778 when the british evacuated philadelphia.