Washington Irving Snyder collection  1862-1898
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Summary Information

Title: Peter Pelham letters
Creator: Pelham, Peter, 1785-1826
Inclusive dates: 1812-1814
Extent: 3 items
Abstract:
This collection is made up of 3 letters that Lieutenant Peter Pelham received from a woman in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, while serving in the United States Army during the War of 1812. Pelham's correspondent expressed her anger and feelings of abandonment; her distress upon hearing of poor conditions at Burlington, Vermont; and her daily activities.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
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Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu