6 Page Soldier's Letter/ Mail Steamer Fired On & Burnt/ New Orleans, La /7th Vt.
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6 Page Soldier's Letter/ Mail Steamer Fired On & Burnt/ New Orleans, La /7th Vt.:
Autograph Letter Signed, B.F. Hurlburd, Co.E, 7th Vt.Inf. 6-page letter, 5" x 7", New Orleans, La. 8/19/62. Writes about lack of mail, mail steamer fired into and burned by Rebels, still in hospital, is "too tough" for a discharge so will still be in army etc. With postally used envelope postmarked New Orleans, La. 8/21/62. For full transcript of letter please see scans.