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John William Stewart Family Papers, Series I, Folder 14: Family Correspondence, To John W. Stewart -- From Florence Stewart, 1887

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:Stewart, Florence
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Pennsylvania
Place of origin – Settlement:Shippensburg
Temporal subject: 1881-1890
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Shippensburg
Topical subjects:United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
ArchivesUM location:John William Stewart Family papers
  • series 1
  • box 1
  • folder 14
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Personal and Family Lives
Copyright holder:Public Domain
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