An Original Civil War soldier letter from a Union volunteer, with full color patriotic letterhead of the American flag with banner, from Washington, May 29, 1861 to his "Sis", pleased she is in good health, and reports we are in good health'As well as the climate will admit", we "are in good spirits and eager for the fight to commence, Mr Barstow was here last Sunday and dined with us, also Dr Swain of the Benefit Church and several of the prominent gentlemen. We also had the presence of Our President Abraham Lincoln & Wm Seward at Our Dress Parade. John I want you to send me an acc of all that transpired and what is going on and when I have time I must answer as often as I can. Give my respects to all and thanks of an "old shop mate".
Who remains ever Yours, J Hagadorn. 2pp 8 x 5 ptd/ink. Minor edge wear, age stains, Overall VG.NOTE: Any repair to a paper item is listed. I use only museum curator approved archival repair tape. All items are unconditionally guaranteed to be authentic and in the condition as described. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Correspondence, Mail". The seller is "99counties" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Republic of Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion.