Letter from Levi O. Cordell to his son, Eugene F. Cordell on April 29, 1865
AuthorCordell, Levi O.
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AbstractIn this letter, Levi Cordell writes to his son, Eugene F. Cordell who is a prisoner of war in Fort Delaware. He writes about his attempts to get Eugene paroled. He shares news of the family.
Series/Report No.Cordell Civil War Letters;
Rights/TermsCC0 1.0 Universal
KeywordAmerican Civil War
Cordell, Levi O.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives, Confederate
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons
Confederate States of America. Army
Confederate States of America. Army--Correspondence
Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, 1843-1913
Fort Delaware (Del.)
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