December 19th, 2013 International South-South Cooperation Day December 20th, 2013 International Human Solidarity Day December 21st, 2013 December Solstice December 24th, 2013 Christmas Eve December 25th, 2013 Christmas Day December 26th, 2013 Kwanzaa December 31st, 2013 New Year's Eve January 1st, 2014 New Year's Day January 6th, 2014 Epiphany January 7th, 2014 Orthodox Christmas Day January 13th, 2014 Stephen Foster Memorial Day January 14th, 2014 Orthodox New Year January 14th, 2014 Prophet's Birthday January 16th, 2014 Tu B'Shevat January 17th, 2014 Lee Jackson Day January 19th, 2014 Confederate Memorial Day January 19th, 2014 Robert E Lee's Birthday January 20th, 2014 Martin Luther King Day January 20th, 2014 Civil Rights Day January 20th, 2014 Idaho Human Rights Day January 20th, 2014 Robert E Lee's Birthday
Confederate Civil War 26th North Carolina Csa Soldiers Letter 1862 New Bern For Sale
Up for offer is a nice original civil war letter written by Confederate soldier William H. Patterson while serving in the 26th North Carolina Infantry. The letter is very patriotic including the mention of the loss of Roanoke Island and that they killed 1000 of the enemy while only losing 8 men. The letter also states that the entire Brigade is "Burning for revenge" and that there is 15,000 of the bravest of the brave ready to meet the enemy. The 1 sheet 2 page (front & back) letter measures 7.5 X 9.75 inches. The letter is in nice shape considering the age with some period folds with some slight separation along the fold lines (nothing major) and light age foxing/wear and a few ink stains. Also an uneven cut left border (no doubt period) with a small tear. The letter is in the original envelope which is in well worn condition as seen. Guaranteed authentic in every regard. The 26th North Carolina was a great confederate unit that saw action in several major civil war battles. William H. Patterson fought with the 26th NC from 6/10/1861 until he surrendered at Appomattox Court House on 4/9/1865.
Thanks for looking and please be sure to view my other items for additional Militaria including some neat civil war lots including some original Confederate letters from some great units. Thanks
Winning buyer to please add $4.85 for well packaged & tracked 1st Class Mail shipping.
This item has been shown 186 times.
Confederate Civil War 26th North Carolina Csa Soldiers Letter 1862 New Bern: $264