Letter, George A. Custer to Augusta Frary

July 26, 1862

A letter from George Armstrong Custer to his cousin Augusta Frary. Custer thanks Frary for the photograph she sent to him, and sends two of his own, one of which includes his friend and captured Confederate officer, J.B. Washington. He discusses what might become of a fellow Union officer returning to the North after being wounded, and mentions a conference of Union Army generals from Washington, D.C.

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