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John Leeds Barroll letter to Elleonora Barroll


John Leeds Barroll to his wife Elleonora Barroll, sent during the American Civil War. John Leeds Barroll was in the Confederate capitol of Richmond, Virginia after having to leave Maryland due to publishing a newspaper article that was found treasonous by federal authorities. The Barroll family was a prominent Kent County family in the 19th and 20th centuries.



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MS 108


8 x 12.75 inches


1 letter

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