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69th Reg't N.Y.S. Vol.
Patriotic envelope collection. Series I: Civil War envelopes, 1861-1865.
Young, Lockwood & Co.'s Press
New-York Historical Society
Pictorial Envelope: 1 envelope; 3 x 5 1/2 in. American shield with seal of New York's 69th Battalion in center, which is a harp and clover design. Beige envelope with red, blue and green ink. Image on left. Printed below image: '69th Reg't N.Y.S. Vol. / C�D MILITEA FAILTHA! / 'Hail to the true and tried, / Shout their praise far and wide, / Greet them once more with an Irish hurrah! / Swift to charge - firm to stand, / Brave heart and steady hand, / Long live the Sixty-ninth! Erin go Bragh!' Printed vertically at left of image: 'Young, Lockwood & Co's Press, 165 Main Street, Buffalo.'
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 69th (1861-1865)New York--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
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About the Creator: Young, Lockwood & Co., a printer and stationer, operated at various addresses along Main Street in Buffalo, New York around the time of the American Civil War.