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Letter from Arthur McKinstry to his mother. Camp Wool: The letter describes skirmishes along the Potomac and the destruction of all the Rebel camps along the river. The Rebel batteries are also deserted and in flames. The Potomac is safe.
Ulysses S. Grant Association
McKinstry, Arthur; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Arthur McKinstry Letters, Box 1, Folder 32
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