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5226Re: [TalkAntietam] Sharpsburg Enterprise

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  • G E Mayers
    Dec 8, 2008
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      Did you think to try the Washington County Public Library History
      Reading Room in Hagerstown, MD?

      Yr. Obt. Svt.
      G E "Gerry" Mayers

      To Be A Virginian, either by birth, marriage, adoption, or even
      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
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      From: "Adam Zimmerli" <azimmerli@...>
      To: <TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Monday, December 08, 2008 1:22 PM
      Subject: [TalkAntietam] Sharpsburg Enterprise

      > Hello, all.
      > It's been quite a while since I have posted on here, but I
      > always enjoy
      > reading everyone's comments and questions. I finally have a
      > question of
      > my own for the group, though!
      > In Ernst's Too Afraid to Cry, she mentions the Sharpsburg
      > Enterprise as
      > a wartime newspaper in the town. I've since spoken to Kathleen
      > about it,
      > and she was unable to find where the Enterprise is kept, either
      > in
      > original form or on microfilm. I talked to Ted Alexander about
      > it, and
      > while he was able to furnish some photocopies of the Antietam
      > Wavelet
      > and the Antietam Valley Review, he didn't know where I could
      > find the
      > Enterprise. Anyone have any ideas? I wrote my MA on Antietam
      > and the
      > post-war commemoration (just won the best graduate thesis for
      > the
      > '07-'08 academic year, if I don't say so myself), but I never
      > came
      > across any other references or copies of that newspaper.
      > Thanks for any help that may come.
      > Adam Zimmerli
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
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