Union Officer Civil War Love Letter Collection Frederick Doten 14th Ct. Vols Lot
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Union Officer Civil War Love Letter Collection Frederick Doten 14th Ct. Vols Lot:
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COLLECTION OF LOVE LETTERS FROM VETERAN
A fine early vintageand genuine collection of very well written letters from Frederick Doten, a Union soldier from Bridgeport, Connecticut. He served with the 14th Ct. Vols., once captured and kept at Libby Prison in Richmond.He rose through the ranks from private to Captain. Capt. Doten became a hero on the battlefield for bravery.At the battle of Fredericksburg, picked up their colors when the color bearer was killed, and continued to lead his men forward, was captured at Morton's Ford, he gained the respect of his fellow prisoners by his leadershipunder pressure.
This letter lot are very personal letters to his sweetheart at Chicopee, Massachusetts. The lettersexpress his many desires for her, his letters are addressed at first to Georgia, then he uses wife. At first I believe he covered up that he and Georgia eloped together, her father did not much like Frederick at first. Frederick was a very successful businessmanin banking. [ if you need some good lines to tell your wife or sweetheart, these letters will certainly give yousome great lines ].Really hard todescribe how detailed they are for his love for her.
Exquisite verses from exemplary love letters written when chivalry meant something. Here's how it's done, fellows -- lessons from an expert, guaranteed to win her heart.
He was atGettysburg., right in the center lines, with much loss.They repulsed Longstreet's grand charge, taking five battle Flags and over 200 prisoners. We will send a copy of his photograph and his military listing., and a copy of his photograph later in life. He looks exactly like Theodore Roosevelt, monical and all. An amazing likeness. You will be very pleased with this large letter collection. No defects, no odors. Many with their original envelopes. 21 letters, many withmulti-pages.
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OVERSEAS SHIPPING INFORMATION
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