Letter from N. C. Winslow to Captain Thomas Sparrow
Date: Jan. 18 1862 |
Letter from N. C. Winslow in New York to Captain Thomas Sparrow at Fort Warren in Boston. Winslow wrote a thank you letter to Captain Sparrow, saying that it included a check. The Civil War correspondence relates the activities of Thomas Sparrow and his Washington Grays from their formation as a volunteer company in April of 1861, until their parole from a Union prison in February, 1862. From the papers of Thomas Sparrow (1819-1884), a lawyer from Washington, N.C. who fought in the Civil War and later represented Beaufort County in the North Carolina General Assembly. more...