Collection: Crede Family Papers

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Recipient: Hermann Crede

Description: Letter to Hermann Crede from his father, Heinrich Carl Friedrich Crede, August 23, 1863. This letter includes H.C.F. Crede's reaction to the news of the death of his son Carl while fighting for the United States Army in Missouri during the Civil War.

Crede family letter, August 23, 1863

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