Love Letter From J. Whaley To James Cariker

Date:
May 9, 1862
Creator:
J. Whaley

This letter was found with letter GETT 40389. It was picked up on the Battlefield near Middletown by Jacob Bechtel. The letter is transcribed as follows: To Mr. James Cariker Dear Sir I avail myself of the optunity of writing you a few lines to inform you that I am well at present and I do hope that those few lines will find you injoying the same blessing. Jim I received your letter and it was received with a very glad welcome by mee. Jim I am very sory to hear that you did not get a letter. I written to you some time ago. Read more »

Description (physical):

Paper. L 16.0 cm, W 10.3 cm

Location:
1195 Baltimore PikeGettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Identifier:
2010.0005.0004
Institution:
Gettysburg National Military Park