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SC 1083 ([unpublished])

Estabrooks, Robert; Estabrooks, Ellen
[From Robert and Ellen Estabrooks to Elisha Estabrooks: Fond du Lac, September 16, 1864]


we have received your 2 coats. We are all well and hpe these few lines will
find your health improving.  Ther is no particular news here.  We are all
glad to hear the good news when the ___ got whipped.  We are looking for
Grant to have good luck soon.  I shall be glad when this cruel war is over
and the soildiers return home again.  If your health don't improve you had
better get a ______ until your health gets better and then you can ____ your
regiment.  The copper beds are trying to make a great stir but the more they
stir the worse they stink
no more at this time
Robert Estabrooks
To Elisha Estabrooks
Vicksburg Miss

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