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Union Stationery Depot
Gen'l Sherman's Headquarters, Hilton Head, S.C.
Patriotic envelope collection. Series I: Civil War envelopes, 1861-1865.
New-York Historical Society
Pictorial Envelope: 1 envelope; 3 x 5 1/2 in. Scene of a camp, with a sentry walking. Tents, wagons and ships are in the background. Cream envelope with gray ink. Image covers most of envelope. Printed at bottom-left edge of image: 'WATERS-SON.' Printed below image: 'Gen'l Sherman's Headquarters, Hilton Head, S. C.'
About the Creator: Attributed to the Union Stationery Depot, which operated at 106 Fulton Street in New York City.
Military campsHilton Head (S.C.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865South Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891
Pictorial envelopesPatriotic envelopesImage
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