HANSON, Elbridge. Letters to His Mother. Carbon typescript. 52pp. Orig. cloth. Contains the transcription of 27 letters from Elbridge Hanson, a member of the First Maine Cavalry, to his mother from 11 January 1864 to 19 July 1865. In these apparently unpublished letters, Hanson describes life in camp and the action he has seen in Virginia, also he shares an enlisted man's thoughts on officers, military conduct, etc.