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Box Misc. MS Box 3

 Container

Contains 3 Results:

Letter, circa 1899

 File — Box: Misc. MS Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents

An original letter, titled "A Communication" by Mrs. Roger Moore, commenting on the events in Wilmington during the 1898 Wilmington Race Riots. A photocopy of the letter is also included.

Dates: circa 1899

Richard Laracy Letter, 1914 January 9

 Item — Box: Misc. MS Box 3, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection consists of a letter dated 1914, written by Richard Laracy, veteran, recounting his Civil War experiences to a friend. The letter outlines Laracy's experience at the Battle at Gettysburg. He was a Union soldier in Culter's 1st Division, 1st Corps. Included are the original letter and a photocopy.

Dates: 1914 January 9

John F. Schrank Letters, 1914 February 25

 File — Box: Misc. MS Box 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: Letter 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains letters from John F. Schrank, who in 1912 attempted to assassinate President Theodore Roosevelt, to his doctor, Dr. Adin Sherman, during 1914-1918 when Schrank was committed to the Central State Hospital for the Criminally Insane in Waupun, Wisconsin. Schrank's letters contain his gratitude for and desire to maintain his friendship with Dr. Sherman, his commentary on World War I, and general observations and revelations on the current status of his life. A selection...
Dates: 1914 February 25