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John William Stewart Family Papers, Series I, Folder 7: Family Correspondence, To John W. Stewart -- From Margaret B. Grier, 1861, 1863

Summary:John William Stewart, the son of John Sheeler Stewart (b.1812) and Margaret Barbour Witherow (1818-1902), was born in Emmitsburg, Frederick County, Maryland on January 21, 1844. Series I consists of correspondence between John William Stewart and his family and friends. Among the topics covered in the letters are the Civil War, travel and religion. For more information, see the complete finding aid to the collection at
Creator:Grier, Margaret B.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Emmitsburg
Temporal subject: 1861-1870
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:Emmitsburg
Topical subjects:United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
ArchivesUM location:John William Stewart Family papers
  • series 1
  • box 1
  • folder 7
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Personal and Family Lives
Copyright holder:Public Domain
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