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Van Nortwick, Nathaniel Oliver, VA (12/7/1864). Letter to Father and Mother requesting a box to be sent to him, mentions his health, canon fire near James River and the weather. 1 item. 4 p.
Van Nortwick, Nathaniel Oliver, (Dec. 1864). Letter to Mother, mentions jaundice of feet and requests that a box be sent to him as well as some money for washing his clothes. 1 item. 2 p. Notes: faded writing, illegible
Van Nortwick, Nathaniel Oliver, (03/5/1865). Letter to cousin requesting that they write more often. 1 item. 2p. Notes: faded writing, illegible
Letter informing Nathaniel Van Nortwick's mother of his death (item 4)
Van Nortwick, Nathaniel Oliver. (1864) Letter to Mother, requests box, complains of jaundice of feet. 1 item. 2 p. Notes: faded writing, illegible
Van Nortwick, Nathaniel Oliver. 1 item. 4 p. Notes: Letter indecipherable.