MG 819 - Laurie, Mary A. Collection

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Scope and Content

Letters written by son, John, from January to December, 1898. John was with Company D, 8th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers during the Spanish-American War, stationed at Camp MacKenzie, Georgia; Camp Alger, Virginia; Camp Meade, Pennsylvania.

Background

John Laurie was a member of Company D, 8th Regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteers during the time of the Spanish-American War in 1898. He writes to his mother and sisters who lived at 212 North Street, Harrisburg.

Date(s): 01/1898-12/1898

Extent: 1 folder, 8 enclosures

Creator: John Laurie