1862 Letters

January 22, 1862 letter to Nancy Betts from Hiram Crawford Jr.

January 22, 1862

To: Nancy Betts

From: Hiram Crawford Jr., Fortress Mound, VA

Tells of the war. Says his troop achieved a victory – the Rebel General Zollicoffer was killed. He hears from Henry regularly, who talks of going to Yorkville to set up shop. Henry is very unfortunate in getting his own business going. Sends his love to Father, Pros, Robert and family.

This letter was originally posted to the Crawford/Comfort Family Letters blog and can be read here.


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