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A small (12x8cm) battlefield note. Wade Hampton was a Confederate General from South Carolina. In 1876 he became governor of that state.
Major Barker -- Stony Creek Depot Send all information to Gen‘l Lee. Will be down tomorrow.
Petersburg May 8 1864
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Wade Hampton, note, Major Barker, Stony Creek Depot, Petersburg, 1864
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The original from which this digital representation is taken is housed in The Littlejohn Collection at Wofford College, located in the Sandor Teszler Library.
Hampton, Wade, "Wade Hampton battlefield note" (1864). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 14.
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