Civil War Soldier Ltr George Spencer 7th RI Soldier Art Petersburg Va 8-28-64
Civil War soldier letter, George A Spencer 7th Rhode Island Vol Infantry, Camp near Petersburg Va Aug 28, 1864 3 pages with fabulous soldier art to his parent, got a nice bible, first rate, building a fort the past week, it mounts 7 guns (see soldier art), got into a hornets nest last night, got stung in 4 places, more content. Spencer fancied himself as an artist as he worked for his father in an engraving business in Bristol Rhode Island. Very fine and fabulous artwork. Residence Bristol RI; Enlisted on 8/16/1862 as a Private.
On 9/15/1862 he mustered into "I" Co. He was Mustered Out on 6/9/1865 (Estimated day of muster in) He was listed as: Missing 12/13/1862 Fredericksburg, VA Other Information: born in Smithfield, RI Member of GAR Post # 145 William A. Streeter in Attleborough, MA died 9/15/1914. For all Civil War and paper items. It depends on to what country.
We suggest you bookmark it so you can easily come back to our listings at any time. We are a member of the Manuscript Society, the Confederate Stamp Alliance, and life member of the American Philatelic Society. The item "Civil War Soldier Ltr George Spencer 7th RI Soldier Art Petersburg Va 8-28-64" is in sale since Saturday, December 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Correspondence, Mail". The seller is "antebellumcovers" and is located in Gaithersburg, Maryland.
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