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A

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterAllen, Dr. B.B. , Freeport CA to Dr. Chas. Carothers of Missouri 1869
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterAndrews Christopher, Letters from Minnesota and Dakota 1856
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter of February 1969 from William Xavier Andrews in Vietnam about the Tet Offensive Saturday night February 22, 1969
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterAtkins1863 Civil War Letter from George B. Atkins to his father from Camp Douglas, Illinois [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]

B

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBush, Alvah Letter to Alvah Bush, Albany New York, from her sister, M. M. Bush, Cooperstown, New York 1843
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBaldwin, Simeon Letter to unidentified person from Simeon Baldwin, New Haven, [Connecticut], January 4, 1808
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBradford, Mary & Sarah Jane Letter to Mrs. Mary Bradford and sister Sarah Jane, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, from Louisa, York Pennsylvania, 1839
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterCornalie Jane Kendrick Burt to her sister, Fannie Clara Kendrick Egger 1901
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterWilliam "Edd" Edward Egger, to his father, James Holland Egger Jr. 1921
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterJulia Belle Kendrick Boyd to her brother and sister 1898
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterDr. James Coleson South Carolina 1822
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter from Elizabeth Baggott, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, to Mrs. Eliza Thornton, Alamucha P. O., Lauderdale County, Mississippi, March 14, 1847
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBaker, Neil. Sgt. in 50th N.C. Infantry. Letter to Sarah Jane, 1863 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBaker, Bernice. Postcard sent 1910 New York
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBass Andrew Jackson Bass to his wife Ellender Davis from Camp Lee, VA 1862 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBauer, Moll. Letter from Napoleon (Michigan?) to sister 1864
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBergsland. Postcard to Mrs. Carl (Minnie) Bergsland, Adams, N. Dakota from Alma, 1909
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBidwell, Lucius E. 14th CT Inf to his mother 7 Feb 1864 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBoyd Letter from Belle Boyd to her family 16 February 1898 Baxter Alabama
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBoyd, Effie Collection Letters to Almira Peoples McKean fro Effie Peoples Boyd, Grove City, Ohio 1900s
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBrooks, William, Co E, 161st NYVI. Collection of 9 Civil War letters 1863, 1864 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBrown, Collection of letters from the brothers Alvin and George Brown, Ohio Infantry [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBrown, William Brown letter from Chatanooga Tennessee [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBrown,L. D. of Berwyn Illinois to the St Marys Journal newspaper about the capsize of the Eastland steamboat in Chicago IL 26 July 1915
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBugg 1847 letter to Allen C. Tucker from B. N. Bugg & wife Annis Tucker Bugg, Arkansas

C

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterCarter, James in Pembroke Maine to his sister Annie (Mrs. Grenville Redding) September 13, 1864 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterCase, Lester in Tennessee to his sister Sarah (Mrs. Charles Davis) of OH May 16 1863 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterChaffins Nathaniel Chaffins, Minnesota to John B. Smith, West Virginia 1873
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterChurchill, Caroline Letters from California 1870s
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter Clarke Letter to R. H. Beattie, care of Dr. F. S. Beattie, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from James Clarke, Havana, Cuba, September 29, 1835
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter Colby Letter to E. S. Colby, M. D., Cincinnati, Ohio, from Maria, Claremont, New Hampshire, December 26, 1837
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Samuel Cox, Jr., Theological Seminary, Chelsea Square, New York, from his mother, A. M. Cox, April 12, 1847; postmarked Philadelphia [?], Pennsylvania, April 12
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterCroft, Lt. Col. Edward Croft Collection (11 letters), 14th South Carolina aka Mcgowan's Brigade [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterCurwin, Joseph 126th PA Inf in VA to sister Mary 10 Nov. 1862 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLittle, Laura & Curtis, Lucinda Letter to Mrs. Laura J. Little, Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, from Lucinda Curtis, Westmoreland
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterCook, Mary Letter to Miss Mary C. Cook, Great Falls, New Hampshire, from Fanny, Concord, New Hampshire, 1847

D

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterDavis Letter from Michael Davis St. Louis Missouri to Michael & Mary-Ann Davis, County Carlow, Ireland. 1882
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterDexter, Newton & Dexter, Mary Mr. S. Newton Dexter, Whitesborough, New York, from Miss Mary Dexter, Providence, Rhode Island,1823
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Mr. Jas. B. E. Daugherty, No. 140/2 High St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from his brother, M. Jos. Daugherty, Lancaster, Ohio, October 24, 1842
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterJohn DeCamp of Ohio to his brother William De Camp of New Jersey 1825
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterJohn DeCamp of Ohio to his brother William De Camp of New Jersey 1826
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterJohn DeCamp of Ohio to his brother William De Camp of New Jersey 1827
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterJohn DeCamp of Ohio to his brother William De Camp of New Jersey 1828
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterS. Ross to E. DeCamp 1832
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterJohn DeCamp of Ohio to his brother William De Camp of New Jersey 1829
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter John DeCamp to William DeCamp of New Jersey 1837
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterDavis, Stanley Lt. Civil War Co. D. MI, from Camp Decatur, Alabama 1864 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterDennis, Judson WW1 Collection of letters to his brother and mother in Tennessee and IL, 1917-1919
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterDickson Hugh. Betty Johnson of London to Hugh Walter Dickson in Rosemont Kansas 1917
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterDouglas, B. P. in Corydon Indiana 27 Sept. 1855
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterDownes, Collection of letters from John Downes of Ireland, Co. I, 35th Iowa to John Walton [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]

E

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterJames Holland Egger, Jr. to Fannie Clara Kendrick 1867
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterS. J. Stanely, Lawsonville Texas to J. H. Egger, Scotland Arkansas 1896
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBelle Kendrick Boyd to Fannie Clara Kendrick Egger 1897
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterBelle to J. H. Egger, Scotland Arkansas 1892
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterEgger Letter to Fannie Egger from Sally Mohave 20 July 1899
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLizzie Burt to J. H. Egger Scotland Arkansas 1901
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterEgger-Kendrick-Burt Letter from Cornalie Jane Kendrick Burt, Sumner, Mississippi March 28, 1901
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterEgger Letter from A. B. Couch June 22, 1903 to James Holland Egger, Edge, Arkansas
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterGeorge Egger to Ed Egger Scotland Arkansas 1918
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter Letter from William "Edd" Edward Egger, Camp Pike Arkansas 1918
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Ed Egger to J. H. Egger Scotland Arkansas 1919
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterEgger Letter from C. E. Reed to James Holland Egger, Arkansas 1929
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter from J. M. Earle, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to his wife Sarah H. (Hussey) Earle, Care of J. M. Earle, Worcester, Massachusetts, May 28, 1846
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterEarly, John D. Baltimore, Maryland to "Major" Isaac Sandford, P. Master, Flora, Edgar County, Illinois, 1841
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter John Early Andrews Collection WW 1 Letters Edward James Early of Wisconsin. Added May 2008
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterEarly February 14, 1918 letter from James William Early of Green Bay, Wisconsin to his brother, Captain Edward James Early in World War I
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterEarly Helen C. (Ella) Early to her brother Edward James Early & sister Margaret Mary C. Early, Missouri 1918
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterEarly World War I letters to Edward Early from Jessica Agnes O'Keefe Early
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterEberlein Collection - Civil War letters from the Eberlein brothers George and Ferdinand to parents 1863 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to D. S. Edwards, M. D., Surgeon U. S. S. North Carolina, New York, from his brother, H. Edwards, New Orleans, Louisiana, September 20, 1845

F

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterFairchild, Lucius Letters from California during the Gold Rush
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterFigures, Henry S. 48th AL to his father 9 May1861 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter Foster, L. & P. Springfield, Hamilton, Ohio, to "Mr Isaac Sandford, Near Terra Hoot," (Terre Haute, Indiana) July 21, 1821
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Mrs. Amey French, care of Calvin French, Esq., Proctorsville, Vermont, from “Amey,” Providence, Rhode Island, February 11, 1848

G

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterGiesy Letter to Mr. Samuel Giesy, Marshall College, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, from his mother, Mary M. Giesy, Lancaster, Ohio, December 28, 1843
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Mrs. B. C. Attwood, Bangor, Maine, from her brother, Benjamin Gilbert, Boston, Massachusetts, July 7, 1842
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterGraham, William to Winnie Blount, North Carolina 1863 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterGray Cpt. A.D. Gray, 16th RWV to Col. Benjamin Allen 16th Reg WI, from Mississippi 1862 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]

H

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterHoskins, Franklin & Gleason, William Letter to Mr. Franklin Hoskins, Sheffield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, from Wm. Gleason, Jr., Moresville, New York 1840
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Arthur G. Hatch Esq., American Exchange, Paris, France, from “Perce” – Moore, Low & Sanford, Attorneys and Counsellors, New York, July 14, 1884
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterHobecken. Postcard to Mrs. Ben (Ella) Hobecken in Williamsville NY from her niece Myra in Portland, Chautaqua Co. NY 1918.
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterFamily Tree Letter from Dr. Gerald Norton Hoeffel to Mrs. Hall 1953
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter from Mary Hogg, New York, to Miss Euphemia Taylor, Norwalk, Connecticut, February 7, 1844
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterHoskins, Helen Letter to Mrs. S. C. Hoskins, Sheffield, Massachusetts, from her daughter Helen, Hampton, Virginia 1849

I

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterIreland, Mrs. George of Texas to editor of newspaper in St Marys Ontario - contains genealogical information

J

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterJohnson, Lt. Joseph Johson, 58th Pennsylvania Inf.re death of Col. John Richter Jones of North Carolian, 1863 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]

K

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterKing, Samuel & Wilkins, M. L. Letter to Mr. Samuel V. King, China Grove, Georgetown, South Carolina, from M. L. Wilkins, Springfield, 1842
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter written during the Mexican American WarKeller Collection of letters written by Sgt John W. Keller of Kentucky during the Mexican USA War to his family in Pennsylvania
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterKent Elenora Kent (Mrs. Peter Van Angelen) Memoirs 1894 mentions Hart family of VA & LaTourette Family of Staten Island NY
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterJohn King, Ledyard, Cayuga County, New York, to Thomas B. Gould, Newport, Rhode Island, February 5, 1855
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterKoch, William Koch Co. F 107th Ohio to his father [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]

L

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLadd, Charlotte Letter to Miss Charlotte H. Ladd, Boston Massachusetts, from her mother, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 1830
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLawson, T.B. AL to Rufus Spalding in Mass. 19 Jan. 1839
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLee Letter to Miss Sarah Lee, Salisbury, Connecticut, from her brother, Jonathan Lee, Hartford, Connecticut 1811
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Miss Louise Lovejoy, Care of C. D. Ferries, Esq., Buffalo, New York, from “Gustaf,” New York, January 20, 1849

M

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMcCord, Alice in Goshen [Indiana?] to her cousin Charles, 14 Sept. 1860
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMcCoy, Robert. Letter to his brother, Joseph in Jackson Co. Va (WV) on March 20, 1831.
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMcCoy, John & Jefferson, Thomas Letter from John McCoy, Captain of the Augusta Co. Militia during the Revolutionary War from Staunton, Augusta Co. Virginia to Thomas Jefferson, 1781
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMcFadden, H.C. Grovers Mills to his uncle R. S. McKendless 1855
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMahanay, H.N. 5 Letters written in 1898 by Henry Newton Mahanay born 2 Feb 1872 in Bourbon, MO
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMarkle Richard, Co. B. 40th Reg. Ill Int. Statement from his Civil War Pension File [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMason, John H., 52 NC Inf. to brother from camp in VA 1862 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMasters & Taylor Letter to Mrs. Henry W. (Martha) Taylor, Care of C. C. Trowbridge, Detroit, Michigan, from her father, M. O. Masters, Montgomery, Alabama, December 20 and 24, 1840
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMaxwell Collection, James Maxwell. 127th IL, letters to his family 1863 - 1873 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMiller, Johnson, Crpl 40th Reg. Iowa - collection of letters 1863 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMiller Letter to Mrs. E.E. Garber, Aspin, Pitkin Co., Colorado from Eliza Harman Winder Miller of Eldon, Iowa shortly before her death in 1889
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMoore, C.M. from NY to cousin Cynthia 1869
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMoore Collection. Letters from Philip Boardman in Bolton Eng. to Alice Marsh Moore & James Moore in Michigan, from William Marsh to sister Alice Moore 1826-1837
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMorse, Erwin to his sister while serving in the Navy during the Spanish-American War, 1898
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterMullet, Collection of Civil War Letters from Myron Mullet, Company “F”, 26th Iowa Infantry, to his wife [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]

N

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterNorthrup, John & Anna & Wells, Lydia Letter to Mr. John H. and Anna Northrop, Hebron, Washington County, New York, from Lydia Wells, Lisbon 1829

O

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterOverman, Oscar, 103rd IL Inf. From Steamer Rocket to Emma Wadsworth 1863 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]

P

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterParker, Nahum in Washington to his wife Polly in NH. 1809
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Sarah Parr in Higginsport Ohio from her niece in Bradford Kentucky
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterParsons, Col. John E. from Toledo, Ohio to B. Perry, Esq. September 13, 1880
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter from Mary P. Parsons, Goshen, Massachusetts, to her cousin Miss Julia A. Joy, Care of C. C. Grugan, No. 140 Chesnut Str., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 20, 1843
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter Pearson Letter to Mrs. Elizabeth Faries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from Eunice B. Pearson, West Chester, Pennsylvania, February 3, 1839
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterPease Collection. Letters from Corp. George Pease 75th NY Reg. 1862, 1863 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterPeckham, George Franklin Collection C Co. Wisconsin Civil War Memoirs 1906, 1910
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterPeer, Levi Letter from Halton Co. Ont. to his mother Elizabeth (Marical) Peer in Hamilton Co. IL 5 Aug. 1839
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterPerry Francis M. Perry Collection of Civil War letters to his parents in Michigan. 1863-1865 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterPinkerton Letter to Mr. Alex. R. Pinkerton, McConnelsville, Morgan County, Ohio, from his son, D. C. Pinkerton, Zanesville, Ohio, August 20, 1834

R

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterRasch Postcard 1917 New York to Margaret Rasch in Buffalo NY
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterReid Collection of Letters from Belfast Ireland to USA (NY?) 1860s
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterRice, Allen & Edith. Postcard July 1917 to Mrs. George Weust, West Valley, NY

S

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterS.S., Alice, Iowa to her grandparents 1890
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter Sandford, Belinda. to Sarah Sandford from her mother, written on January 21, 1856.
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter John Early Andrews Collection Letters from Dr. Robert N. Slack to his brother 1845-1852 plus Obituary
  • Letter of January 21, 1845 from Robert N. Slack in Louisville Kentucky to his brother James Brown Slack
  • Letter from Galveston Texas 1846 from Robert N. Slack to his brother James Brown Slack, Bardstown Kentucky
  • Letter from Robert N. Slack to his brother James B. Slack, Wharton Texas, May 15, 1848
  • Letter from Galveston Texas September 16, 1848 from Robert N. Slack to his brother James Brown Slack, Bardstown Kentucky
  • Letter from Houston Texas March 11, 1849 from Robert N. Slack to his brother James Brown Slack, Bardstown Kentucky
  • Letter from Robert N. Slack to his brother James from Shasta California, September 15, 1852
  • Death Notice & Obituary of Dr. Robert N. Slack age 36, who died October 21, 1857, at McMurtry's Ferry.

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterSlack, Collection of letters from the Robert N. Slack from Kentucky, Texas & California to his siblings 1845-1852
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterSparrow, Thomas Snow, Ships' Capt. writes to sister "Sall" from San Francisco, California 1853
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter from Henry T. Spencer, Albany, New York, to Mr. George S. Riley, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, April 6, 1849
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterSteele, James. Washington City, D. C., to George E. Levings, Esq., Cashier, Edgar Co. Bank, Paris, Illinois, April 10, 1861.
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterStone, Arthur, Mass. Inf. Co 34 Collection of letters to his mother 1862 & 1863 [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterSwisshelm, Jane Letters of an Abolitionist in Minnesota 1858-1865
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterNelson Franklin Smith, LaFayette, Tippecanoe, Indiana to Lucius d Smith, New London, Oneida Co, New York 1843
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterCousin Rebecca to to Lucius D. Smith, New London, Oneida co, New York 1825
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterSharpless, Jacob & Blakey Letter to Jacob Sharpless, care of Dr. Parrish, Philadelphia Pennsylvania from Blakey Sharpless, Weston

T

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterTatchin, John S. Tatchin of Michigan to his mother regarding the California Gold Rush
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Mrs. Henry W. “Martha” Taylor, Care of C. C. Trowbridge, Esqr., Detroit, Michigan, from her father, M. O. Masters, Montgomery, Alabama, December 20 and 24, 1840
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Mrs. Julia E. Terry, Care of Ward Woodbridge, Esq., Hartford, Connecticut, from her husband, Charles A. Terry, Cleveland, Ohio, August 17, 1842
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter of February 1969 from William Xavier Andrews in Vietnam about the Tet Offensive Saturday night February 22, 1969

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterThackeray, Charlotte (Mrs. Musgrove) New York to brother Peter in Ontario Canada, 1907
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterLetter to Mr. A. J. [L. J.?] Millard, Port Clinton, Ottawa County, Ohio, from W. A. Thomson, Concord, Pennsylvania October 19, 1845
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices Letter1847 Family Tree Letter to Allen C. Tucker in Marshall Co. Tennessee from B. N. Bugg, his brother-in-law, and wife Annis Tucker Bugg in Johnson City, Arkansas

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterTwist, George from Santa Clara California during the Gold Rush to brother R. P. Twist in Yellow Sping, Ohio, 1859

U

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterUnsigned letter From Ora at Easter. Surames mentioned are Killion, King, Easterley, Williamson

V

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterVan Arsdale Letter to Dr. H. Van Arsdale, Atlantic Hotel, New York, from W. H. Harrison, New Orleans, Louisiana 1845
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterVan Fastious/Eastious, Bertha from daughter Bertha, New York City 1927

W

Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterWhite Collection of letters from Luella White in Perth Amboy N.J. to Edith Williams, Upper Black Eddy, Bucks Co, PA
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterWhitman Letter to Mrs. Charlotte H. Perley, Care of Major T. Perley, Naples, Cumberland County, Maine, from Charles Whitman, Washington City, D. C., March 10, 1840
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterWilliams J.D. Sept 27th, 1864 Petersburg VA To Molsey M. Williams [Civil War Letter - find your ancestors CIVIL WAR]
Find your ancestors with a Past Voices LetterWuest, Ella. Postcard 1918 to Mrs. George Weust, West Valley, NY

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Not a Past Voices LetterApril/May 1775 -- Rachel Revere to Paul Revere
Not a Past Voices LetterMay 6, 1775 -- Benjamin Thompson to ?
Not a Past Voices LetterJuly 17, 1777 -- William Howe to John Burgoyne
Not a Past Voices LetterJune 27, 1779 -- George Washington to Benjamin Tallmadge
Not a Past Voices LetterJuly 12, 1780 -- Benedict Arnold to John André
Not a Past Voices LetterAugust 15, 1781 -- Baron Ottendorf to ?
Not a Past Voices Letteran unknown American Soldier War of 1812
Not a Past Voices LetterThomas H. Warner Maryland War of 1812
Not a Past Voices LetterPerez Drinkwater War of 1812
Not a Past Voices LetterJohn Hollyday Ohio War of 1812
Not a Past Voices LetterVilet Lester Bullock County, Georgia. Vilet Lester to Patsey Patterson, August 29, 1857
Not a Past Voices LetterHannah Valentine and Lethe Jackson Slave Letters, 1837-1838 Virginia
Not a Past Voices Letter"DEAR TEACHER" Correspondence about education, parenting, and growing up in Alexandria, Virginia in the 1840s. Selected letters from the James S. Hallowell Collection.
Not a Past Voices LetterClara Barton North Oxford, Massachussets Civil War
Not a Past Voices Letter"My Precious Loulie...":Love letters of the Civil War
Not a Past Voices LetterLetters from an Iowa Soldier in the Civil War Letters written by Newton Robert Scott, Private, Company A, of the 36th Infantry, Iowa Volunteers
Not a Past Voices LetterLetters and diary Major James Carlin Ohio 71st Volunteer Infantry
Not a Past Voices LetterDavid Embree Princeton Indiana Civil War
Not a Past Voices LetterAbsolom A. Harrison Civil War
Not a Past Voices LetterThomas D. Newton Civil War
Not a Past Voices LetterLeroy M. McAffee S.C. Civil War
Not a Past Voices LetterA. A. McAffee S.C. Civil War
Not a Past Voices LetterJohn Bennett Civil War
Not a Past Voices LetterJohn Dameron Virginia Civil War
Not a Past Voices LetterThe Coatney Collection Civil War letters from many locations in USA to an Indiana family
Not a Past Voices LetterEmma Spaulding Bryant's 10 letters to her husband, John Emory Bryant, in the summer of 1873. Emma and her daughter, Alice were visiting relatives in Illinois and Ohio while her husband tended to his political affairs in Georgia
Not a Past Voices LetterGeorge Percival Scriven The diary of an American in Bohol, The Philippines, 1899-1901
Not a Past Voices LetterEd Lukert Duluth Minnesota WW1
Not a Past Voices LetterHarry Bott Provo Utah WW1
Not a Past Voices LetterLloyd Palmer Cleveland Ohio WW1
Not a Past Voices LetterLewis Plush Pomona California WW1
Not a Past Voices LetterLloyd Staley WW1 to his sweetheart Mary Gray, Kansas & Missouri
Not a Past Voices LetterSgt Charles L. Johnston, Oklahoma WW1
Not a Past Voices LetterLetters from WW1, Iowa
Not a Past Voices LetterMademoiselle Miss - An American Nurse serving in Paris WW1
Not a Past Voices Letter Elizabeth Johnson HarrisLife Story, 1867-1923 An On-line Archival Collection
Not a Past Voices LetterJessie Hatch's Letters, 1859-1865 compiled by Harriet Chase

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