Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History Archives and Library

Caryl Kelley Collection

Provenance: Caryl Kelley donated this collection to Southern Museum in 2007.

Single photocopies are available for research purposes only for a nominal fee. A list of applicable fees can be found here.

Sallie E. Loy processed these papers in 2007.

Box Folder Contents:
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3 Letters and 2 Envelopes: Civil War era letters from John F. Swett of the 6th Massachusetts, Volunteer Militia to family dated May and June, 1861, describing the famous attack on the 6th Massachusetts Volunteer Militia in Baltimore, Maryland by Southern sympathizers, his wounding by brick during the incident, camp and army life, prospects of war, Washington, D.C., Harper's Ferry and other topics.



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