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The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 26): December 30, 1864, Maxham & Wing Dec 1864

The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 26): December 30, 1864, Maxham & Wing

The Waterville Mail (Waterville, Maine)

Continues The Eastern Mail (July 1847-August 1863).
Published weekly, September 4, 1863 - May 9, 1906.
Publishers: Maxham & Wing (1863 - December 2,1885); Ephraim Maxham (December 1885); Wing & Wing (January 1886 - March 21, 1891); Charles G. Wing (March 21, 1891 - April 17, 1891); Prince & Wyman (April 17, 1891 - February 26, 1896); The Mail Publishing Company (February 26, 1896 - May 9, 1906).
See Gerould, W.G.: American newspapers, 1821-1836; Whittemore, E.C.: Centennial history of Waterville.
Colby Libraries catalog record (CBBcat): http://cbbcat.net/record=b1209701~S19
WorldCat record (OCLC): http://0-www.worldcat.org.library.simmons.edu/oclc/10486964


William C. Nelson To J.H. Nelson (30 December 1864), William Cowper Nelson (1841-1904) Dec 1864

William C. Nelson To J.H. Nelson (30 December 1864), William Cowper Nelson (1841-1904)

Correspondence

Death; subdued hope for peace; the Consolidation Act; unable to obtain Tom a place in the Virginia Military Institute; values on goods high


Circular Number 16: Headquarters, Military Division Of West Mississippi, December 29, 1864 Dec 1864

Circular Number 16: Headquarters, Military Division Of West Mississippi, December 29, 1864

RIUSC Circulars Collection

This official circular prohibits photography of fortifications and other military works.

By order of Major General E.R.S. Canby via Lieutenant Colonel C.T. Christensen, Assistant Adjutant General.

20 x 13 cm. Single page.


Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, December 28, 1864, W. E. Johnson Dec 1864

Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, December 28, 1864, W. E. Johnson

W.E. Johnson Papers

No abstract provided.


[?] To Mr. Treadwell, 26 December 1864, Author Unknown Dec 1864

[?] To Mr. Treadwell, 26 December 1864, Author Unknown

Personal and Business Correspondence, 1861-1870 (Series 1.4)

No abstract provided.


Letter, 1864 December 25, Oscar D. Ladley To Mother And Sisters [Catherine, Mary, And Alice Ladley], Oscar D. Ladley Dec 1864

Letter, 1864 December 25, Oscar D. Ladley To Mother And Sisters [Catherine, Mary, And Alice Ladley], Oscar D. Ladley

Oscar D. Ladley Papers (MS-138)

Letter to Oscar Ladley's mother and sisters from Hilton Head, South Carolina. Oscar writes that they arrived on a steamer the prior day, that the men from his regiment are mistaken for being a part of General Sherman's men because of their rough appearance, and wishes his family a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.


C. Murphy To T.L. Treadwell, 25 December 1864, C. Murphy Dec 1864

C. Murphy To T.L. Treadwell, 25 December 1864, C. Murphy

Personal and Business Correspondence, 1861-1870 (Series 1.4)

No abstract provided.


Charles Roberts To Maggie Roberts (24 December 1864), Charles Roberts (1831-1897) Dec 1864

Charles Roberts To Maggie Roberts (24 December 1864), Charles Roberts (1831-1897)

Correspondence

Roberts tells of his travels to Columbus and rumor that the Yankees still have Murfreesboro in their possession and that the slaughter was terrible at the battle of Franklin. He says that he also heard a rumor that Sherman's Army had captured Savannah, but did not know if it was true. Roberts tells his wife that he plans to spend Christmas with Capt. Hughes going to church and then having dinner.


Letter From James Harrison To James A. Seddon, December 23, 1864., James Harrison Dec 1864

Letter From James Harrison To James A. Seddon, December 23, 1864., James Harrison

Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection

Harrison, colonel in the Confederate Army, suggests to the Confederate Secretary of War James Seddon the establishment of an alliance with Comanche Native Americans to disrupt United States trade and government routes in the West.


The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 25): December 23, 1864, Maxham & Wing Dec 1864

The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 25): December 23, 1864, Maxham & Wing

The Waterville Mail (Waterville, Maine)

Continues The Eastern Mail (July 1847-August 1863).
Published weekly, September 4, 1863 - May 9, 1906.
Publishers: Maxham & Wing (1863 - December 2,1885); Ephraim Maxham (December 1885); Wing & Wing (January 1886 - March 21, 1891); Charles G. Wing (March 21, 1891 - April 17, 1891); Prince & Wyman (April 17, 1891 - February 26, 1896); The Mail Publishing Company (February 26, 1896 - May 9, 1906).
See Gerould, W.G.: American newspapers, 1821-1836; Whittemore, E.C.: Centennial history of Waterville.
Colby Libraries catalog record (CBBcat): http://cbbcat.net/record=b1209701~S19
WorldCat record (OCLC): http://0-www.worldcat.org.library.simmons.edu/oclc/10486964


Special Order # 302. General Hood (21 December 1864), John Bell Hood (1831-1879) Dec 1864

Special Order # 302. General Hood (21 December 1864), John Bell Hood (1831-1879)

Military Records

Order concerning assignments


Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, December 18, 1864, W. E. Johnson Dec 1864

Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, December 18, 1864, W. E. Johnson

W.E. Johnson Papers

No abstract provided.


Circular Number 15: Headquarters, Military Division Of West Mississippi, December 16, 1864 Dec 1864

Circular Number 15: Headquarters, Military Division Of West Mississippi, December 16, 1864

RIUSC Circulars Collection

This official circular provides instructions on the proper care and traffic of mail on Mississippi steamboats.

By order of Major General E.R.S. Canby via Lieutenant Colonel C.T. Christensen, Assistant Adjutant General.

20 x 13 cm. Single page.


The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 24): December 16, 1864, Maxham & Wing Dec 1864

The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 24): December 16, 1864, Maxham & Wing

The Waterville Mail (Waterville, Maine)

Continues The Eastern Mail (July 1847-August 1863).
Published weekly, September 4, 1863 - May 9, 1906.
Publishers: Maxham & Wing (1863 - December 2,1885); Ephraim Maxham (December 1885); Wing & Wing (January 1886 - March 21, 1891); Charles G. Wing (March 21, 1891 - April 17, 1891); Prince & Wyman (April 17, 1891 - February 26, 1896); The Mail Publishing Company (February 26, 1896 - May 9, 1906).
See Gerould, W.G.: American newspapers, 1821-1836; Whittemore, E.C.: Centennial history of Waterville.
Colby Libraries catalog record (CBBcat): http://cbbcat.net/record=b1209701~S19
WorldCat record (OCLC): http://0-www.worldcat.org.library.simmons.edu/oclc/10486964


Letter To William Patterson From A Friend, Barrett Langdon, Dated December 15, 1864, Barrett Langdon Dec 1864

Letter To William Patterson From A Friend, Barrett Langdon, Dated December 15, 1864, Barrett Langdon

Patterson Family Correspondence

This letter was written to William Patterson from a friend, Barrett Langdon, on December 15, 1864. The friend inquires about a package he expected to receive and asks for news of mutual acquaintances.


Letter, 1864 December 15, Oscar D. Ladley To Mother And Sisters [Catherine, Mary, And Alice Ladley], Oscar D. Ladley Dec 1864

Letter, 1864 December 15, Oscar D. Ladley To Mother And Sisters [Catherine, Mary, And Alice Ladley], Oscar D. Ladley

Oscar D. Ladley Papers (MS-138)

Letter to Oscar Ladley's mother and sisters from Pocotaligo, South Carolina. In his letter Oscar writes about being on the front, hearing heavy firing from General Sherman in Savannah, and other news about the war.


Letter To E.D. Townsend, 1864, December 12, Thomas W. Cahill Dec 1864

Letter To E.D. Townsend, 1864, December 12, Thomas W. Cahill

Col. Thomas W. Cahill Civil War Letters

Letter to Edward Davis Townsend, Adjutant General of U.S. Army


Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, December 11, 1864, W. E. Johnson Dec 1864

Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, December 11, 1864, W. E. Johnson

W.E. Johnson Papers

No abstract provided.


Teaching Certificate For Francis P. Porter, Dewitt County School Commissioner Dec 1864

Teaching Certificate For Francis P. Porter, Dewitt County School Commissioner

Harvey Collection Letters

Francis's teaching certificate from DeWitt County, Illinois, dated December 10, 1864.


The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 23): December 9, 1864, Maxham & Wing Dec 1864

The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 23): December 9, 1864, Maxham & Wing

The Waterville Mail (Waterville, Maine)

Continues The Eastern Mail (July 1847-August 1863).
Published weekly, September 4, 1863 - May 9, 1906.
Publishers: Maxham & Wing (1863 - December 2,1885); Ephraim Maxham (December 1885); Wing & Wing (January 1886 - March 21, 1891); Charles G. Wing (March 21, 1891 - April 17, 1891); Prince & Wyman (April 17, 1891 - February 26, 1896); The Mail Publishing Company (February 26, 1896 - May 9, 1906).
See Gerould, W.G.: American newspapers, 1821-1836; Whittemore, E.C.: Centennial history of Waterville.
Colby Libraries catalog record (CBBcat): http://cbbcat.net/record=b1209701~S19
WorldCat record (OCLC): http://0-www.worldcat.org.library.simmons.edu/oclc/10486964


Circular Number 12: Headquarters, Military Division Of West Mississippi, December 8, 1864 Dec 1864

Circular Number 12: Headquarters, Military Division Of West Mississippi, December 8, 1864

RIUSC Circulars Collection

This official circular clarifies and modifies Circular Number 10, Headquarters, Military Division of West Mississippi of November 3, 1864.

By order of Major General E.R.S. Canby via Lieutenant Colonel C.T. Christensen, Assistant Adjutant General.

20 x 13 cm. Single page.


Circular Number 13: Headquarters, Military Division Of West Mississippi, December 8, 1864 Dec 1864

Circular Number 13: Headquarters, Military Division Of West Mississippi, December 8, 1864

RIUSC Circulars Collection

This official circular provides specific instructions for carrying out the third clause of the General Order Number 270, War Department, October 11, 1864.

By order of Major General E.R.S. Canby via Lieutenant Colonel C.T. Christensen, Assistant Adjutant General.

20 x 13 cm. Single page.


Certification Of Salt Works, 7 December 1864, M. Woolsey Dec 1864

Certification Of Salt Works, 7 December 1864, M. Woolsey

Personal and Business Correspondence, 1861-1870 (Series 1.4)

No abstract provided.


Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, December 4, 1864, W. E. Johnson Dec 1864

Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, December 4, 1864, W. E. Johnson

W.E. Johnson Papers

No abstract provided.


The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 22): December 2, 1864, Maxham & Wing Dec 1864

The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 22): December 2, 1864, Maxham & Wing

The Waterville Mail (Waterville, Maine)

Continues The Eastern Mail (July 1847-August 1863).
Published weekly, September 4, 1863 - May 9, 1906.
Publishers: Maxham & Wing (1863 - December 2,1885); Ephraim Maxham (December 1885); Wing & Wing (January 1886 - March 21, 1891); Charles G. Wing (March 21, 1891 - April 17, 1891); Prince & Wyman (April 17, 1891 - February 26, 1896); The Mail Publishing Company (February 26, 1896 - May 9, 1906).
See Gerould, W.G.: American newspapers, 1821-1836; Whittemore, E.C.: Centennial history of Waterville.
Colby Libraries catalog record (CBBcat): http://cbbcat.net/record=b1209701~S19
WorldCat record (OCLC): http://0-www.worldcat.org.library.simmons.edu/oclc/10486964


Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, November 27, 1864, W. E. Johnson Nov 1864

Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, November 27, 1864, W. E. Johnson

W.E. Johnson Papers

No abstract provided.


The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 21): November 25, 1864, Maxham & Wing Nov 1864

The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 21): November 25, 1864, Maxham & Wing

The Waterville Mail (Waterville, Maine)

Continues The Eastern Mail (July 1847-August 1863).
Published weekly, September 4, 1863 - May 9, 1906.
Publishers: Maxham & Wing (1863 - December 2,1885); Ephraim Maxham (December 1885); Wing & Wing (January 1886 - March 21, 1891); Charles G. Wing (March 21, 1891 - April 17, 1891); Prince & Wyman (April 17, 1891 - February 26, 1896); The Mail Publishing Company (February 26, 1896 - May 9, 1906).
See Gerould, W.G.: American newspapers, 1821-1836; Whittemore, E.C.: Centennial history of Waterville.
Colby Libraries catalog record (CBBcat): http://cbbcat.net/record=b1209701~S19
WorldCat record (OCLC): http://0-www.worldcat.org.library.simmons.edu/oclc/10486964


General Orders No. 69, Criminal Charges In Jacksonville, Florida, Thomas J. Robinson Nov 1864

General Orders No. 69, Criminal Charges In Jacksonville, Florida, Thomas J. Robinson

Print Materials from the Richard Mette Collection

General Orders No. 69, Criminal Charges in Jacksonville, Florida; June 30, 1865


Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, November 20, 1864., W. E. Johnson Nov 1864

Letter: W.E. Johnson To Anne Johnson, November 20, 1864., W. E. Johnson

W.E. Johnson Papers

No abstract provided.


The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 20): November 18, 1864, Maxham & Wing Nov 1864

The Waterville Mail (Vol. 18, No. 20): November 18, 1864, Maxham & Wing

The Waterville Mail (Waterville, Maine)

Continues The Eastern Mail (July 1847-August 1863).
Published weekly, September 4, 1863 - May 9, 1906.
Publishers: Maxham & Wing (1863 - December 2,1885); Ephraim Maxham (December 1885); Wing & Wing (January 1886 - March 21, 1891); Charles G. Wing (March 21, 1891 - April 17, 1891); Prince & Wyman (April 17, 1891 - February 26, 1896); The Mail Publishing Company (February 26, 1896 - May 9, 1906).
See Gerould, W.G.: American newspapers, 1821-1836; Whittemore, E.C.: Centennial history of Waterville.
Colby Libraries catalog record (CBBcat): http://cbbcat.net/record=b1209701~S19
WorldCat record (OCLC): http://0-www.worldcat.org.library.simmons.edu/oclc/10486964