S. H. Bayley letter to Corporal Flanigan, 1862 September 27.

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Title

S. H. Bayley letter to Corporal Flanigan, 1862 September 27.

Subject

Anderson, Helen Maxwell.
Military occupation.
Wine--Virginia--Williamsburg.
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Williamsburg (Va.).

Description

Letter from S.H. Bayley to Corporal Flanigan requesting the release of six bottles of the wine taken from Mrs. Helen Maxwell Anderson by Union troops in Williamsburg, Va. Possibly forged by a soldier who was not authorised to remove the wine.

Creator

Bayley, S. H.

Source

Helen M. Anderson Papers, 1818-1912. MS 1989.13.

Publisher

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Date

1862-09-27

Format

jpeg

Language

eng

Type

Text.

Identifier

MS 1989.13.12

Document Item Type Metadata

Text

Williamsburg Va.
Sept. 27th.
Corpl. Flanigan

Please Deliver
to bearer 6 Bottles Medaria Wine
for Medicinal purposes
Lieut S. Baylery
Act Provost Marsh

Drawn by - [illegible] of Co. F.
[page 2]

Forged.

Original Format

Ink on paper.

Citation

Bayley, S. H., “S. H. Bayley letter to Corporal Flanigan, 1862 September 27.,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed October 25, 2021, https://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/22.