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Estabrooks, Elisha Henry, 1844- / Letters, 1862
SC 1083 ([unpublished])

Estabrooks, Elisha
[Transcribed letter from Elisha Estabrooks to his father, Robert Estabrooks and the family: Vicksburg, Mississippi, August 21, 1864]



time that I write you must be A good
girl and help Mother all you can. that all
for this time Howard you must be A good
boy too. Tint Estabrooks. E. H. E.
Dear Sister
I am getting most to tired to
write any more this time so you
will have to excuse me for not
writing more. give myzaspects to all.
if you send the Box send it as
soon as you can so it will get here
while I am here. I may stay here
A good while yet and may go to
my regt in two or three weeks.
Love to Charley And Vanallen also
to the rest of the neighbours. good By
Please write soon tell all the news
From A brother as long as life
remains E. H. E. To, E. T. E. Write soon
dont Wory A bout me.
Love to mother and aunt Lib
I will write with out fail if
I get very sick and let you noe
good By Father Mother Sisters and Brother
forthis time.              Wite


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