Roswell S. Ripley Paper, 1862

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Roswell S. Ripley Paper, 1862

Roswell S. Ripley Paper, 1862

1862

Letter (1862) consisting of a report sent to Maj. J. W. Ratchford on the actions of Ripley's Brigade during the Seven Days' Battles (Peninsula Campaign).

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