Elizabeth Hughes Claim for Damages, 1868 (Ms2009-048)

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Elizabeth Hughes Claim for Damages, 1868 (Ms2009-048)



Elizabeth Hughes claim for damages done to her home by unidentified Confederate forces in 1862. The claim is dated 1868, and details the loss of property stolen and destroyed by fire.


Is Referenced By

For more information on this item, see "Claiming What’s Hers: Repayment under Reconstruction" on the "In Special Collections @Virginia Tech" blog.



Bibliographic Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Elizabeth Hughes Claim for Damages, 1868, Ms2009-048 - Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

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Special Collections, Virginia Tech


“Elizabeth Hughes Claim for Damages, 1868 (Ms2009-048),” VT Special Collections and University Archives Online, accessed February 27, 2024, https://digitalsc.lib.vt.edu/AmericanCivilWar/Ms2009-048.