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Letter, Mary A. Price, Doylesburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, to Abraham M. Price, New Winchester, Crawford County, Ohio, 1865 April 23

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 27
Identifier: MSN/CW 5110-27

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Mary Price writes with news that her brother, Ambrose, has died: "he was killed at Silver Creek North Carolina while in a Scrimmag and while in the act of running from one tree to another he was shot through the heart[.]" She writes that Ambrose was killed on 14 March, his nineteenth birthday. (Other sources say 16 March). In addition, the family has not heard from Silvester in more than a month, though they heard a report that he had been wounded in New York.


  • Creation: 1865 April 23

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