Letter Received by S. W. Bradford from Ario Pardee
- War Department. Provost Marshal General's Bureau. Office of the Acting Assistant Provost Marshal for the Eastern Division of Pennsylvania. 12th District. ca. 3/3/1863-ca. 8/20/1866
This letter was sent by Ario Pardee of Hazeleton, PA informing S. W. Bradford that there were rumors circulating that the Irish residents of Hazelton were arming themselves with the intention of resisting the draft. In addition, Pardee urged Bradford to hire a detective to investigate those opposing conscription.