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1864 - "THE IRON CLADS IN THE RIVER ARE ABOUT TO MAKE AN ATTACK ON US AND I SHOULD NOT BE SURPRISED IF THE SHOULD BE UPON US SOME STILL DARK NIGHT. . .. WE DON'T MEAN TO RUN AND GIVE UP THE BLOCKADE." Letter from the first African-American graduate of Yale who became the U.S. Navy's only African-American Ship's Surgeon during the Civil War

by R.H.G. [Richard H. Green]

Book Condition: Very good

Book Description:

This six-page letter is datelined, "U.S.St'r State of Georgia / Feb. 20th 1864". It was sent by Richard H. Green, an African…
  • Title: 1864 - "THE IRON CLADS IN THE RIVER ARE ABOUT TO MAKE AN ATTACK ON US AND I SHOULD NOT BE SURPRISED IF THE SHOULD BE UPON US SOME STILL DARK NIGHT. . .. WE DON'T MEAN TO RUN AND GIVE UP THE BLOCKADE." Letter from the first African-American graduate of Yale who became the U.S. Navy's only African-American Ship's Surgeon during the Civil War
  • Author: R.H.G. [Richard H. Green]
  • Format/binding: Unbound
  • Book condition: Very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Place: U. S. Steamer State of Georgia off the Carolina Coast
  • Date published: 1864