Luther Lawrence letter about ship fever, Feb. 15, 1863

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Luther Lawrence letter about ship fever, Feb. 15, 1863

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Luther Lawrence tells about "Ship Fever" while on board ship prior to landing on St. Helena Island in South Carolina.

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  • Title: Luther Lawrence letter about ship fever, Feb. 15, 1863
  • Creator: Luther Lawrence
  • Creation Date: 1863-02-15
  • Subject Date: 1863-02-15
  • Location: Hilton Head area, St. Helena Island, Beaufort County, SC
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 19.5 cm
  • Local Code: Collection 3, Box 1
  • Collection: Lawrence and Marston Family Collection
  • Object Type: Text

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North Yarmouth Historical Society
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