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Daniel Blain was a Confederate soldier in the 1st Rockbridge Artillery during the American Civil War and later became a Presbyterian minister in Rockbridge County, Virginia. The collection contains four letters by Blain about his experiences during the war, while his diary discusses his life immediately after the war.
The collection includes a single letter from Lewis M. Foster to his mother, written near Petersburg, Virginia, December 1864.
Letter from Union soldier, writing from Petersburg, Virginia, to his father. The letter mentions prospects for peace, the activities of his regiment, and personal news.