3439Re: [TalkAntietam] Lee rocks
- May 7, 2007Stephen,
The museum at Antietam NBP has in one of its cases the original
pencilled note from HKD to his father announcing the fall of
Harpers Ferry.... does that help?
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
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on one's mother's side, is an introduction to any state in the
Union, a passport to any foreign country, and a benediction from
the Almighty God. --Anonymous
----- Original Message -----
From: "Stephen Recker" <recker@...>
Sent: Monday, May 07, 2007 9:13 PM
Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] Lee rocks
> Speaking of HKD, does anyone know what his signature looks
> like, or his
> handwriting in general? Thanks.
> On Monday, May 7, 2007, at 08:12 PM, G E Mayers wrote:
>> Kyde Douglass mentions it, IIRC, in his I Rode with Stonewall.
>> for the location of the rock itself, I do not recall reading
>> it still is in existence....IIRC, it was broken up during the
>> construction of the National Cemetery on Cemetery Hill at
>> Sharpsburg after the war....
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