Letter, To: "Dearest Mamma" (Ellen Maitland O'Reilly) From: Robert, January 3, 1869.

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Correspondence written on lined paper. Author wrote from "Camp Date Creek" in Arizona territory. O'Reilly wrote 2 friends received orders east for "recruiting service" and "it is considered the best thing in the army." After 48 hours without snuff or chew, O'Reilly wrote of his struggles.

Main Author: O'Reilly, Robert M. (Robert Maitland), 1845-1912.
Format: Letter
Language: English
Published: 1869
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Online Access: https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:416306