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Young, Lockwood & Co.'s Press
69th Reg't N.Y.S. Vol.
Patriotic envelope collection. Series I: Civil War envelopes, 1861-1865.
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.'
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.
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 69th (1861-1865)New York--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
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