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William P. Allcot, camp hear Felmouth, sic, Falmouth, Virginia to "Pa & Ma", his parents, Thomas and Clarissa, New York, New York, 1862 December 19

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Author: Allcot, William P.
Abstract: Describes the battle around Fredericksburg, VA. involving the crossing of the Rappahannock River by the Left Grand Division under General William Buel Franklin, and the subsequent engagement; Confederate and Union artillery dueling; urges his father to use the money he sent him for his own benefit; the difficulty of driving out the Confederates ensconsed behind their breastworks; expresses love for the family, and hopes they will write him. 3 pages. Autographed letter signed.
Issued Date: 1862-12-19
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/20256
Citation: William P. Allcot Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

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