Letter of Private Charles H. Babcock of Battery A to the Governor of Rhode Island, 1864.

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Title

Letter of Private Charles H. Babcock of Battery A to the Governor of Rhode Island, 1864.

Subject

Military; African American

Description

Letter of Private Charles H. Babcock of Battery A to the Governor of Rhode Island dated January 10, 1864 concerning monthly pay offer of $7.00. Demands equal pay ($13.00) as those of white soldiers.

Creator

Rhode Island Adjutant General

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

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Copyright is in the public domain unless otherwise specified. We reserve the right to restrict reproduction of materials due to preservation concerns.

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Language

eng

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Rhode Island Adjutant General, "Letter of Private Charles H. Babcock of Battery A to the Governor of Rhode Island, 1864.," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #942, http://sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/942 (accessed November 19, 2017).