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Leighty, Joseph


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Letters written by Joseph Leighty of the 110th regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteers to his family

Call Number: MS 193
Overview Collection of 88 letters (unbound) written by a Union soldier; printed baptismal certificate; 2 photos. Also includes typed transcripts of the letters at the end of the collection, as well as copies of two obituary records for Leighty. Leighty wrote from his home and camp in Pennsylvania and from camp in Baltimore, Maryland, as well as hospitals in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, Maryland. He was involved in the Battles of Fredericksburg and the Wilderness in...
Dates: 1862 - 1865