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Ebenezer Conover Civil War correspondence

 Collection — document-box: Civil War 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: 2015-007-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains one correspondence written by an unnamed man to his brother, Ebenezer Conover. He writes from Harrison's Landing in Virginia. In this letter, talks about how some counties will have to resort to drafting, and suggests that Ebenezer should join a regiment as a waggon master. He also requests that his brother "please smuggle me a couple of quarts of Brandy" in his next package.


  • 1862 July 25

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.


0.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)


This collection contains one letter written to Ebenezer Conover from his brother during the Civil War.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Rennie L. Wells. Legacy collection from Andrew Carroll.
Finding Aid for the Ebenezer Conover Civil War correspondence
Lauren Menges
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States