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Letter from C.W. Love to John & Elizabeth Karner, 1862-01-22

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 20
Letter: Love, Cyrus W. to John and Elizabeth Karnes (brother-in-law and sister)
Letter: Love, Cyrus W. to John and Elizabeth Karnes (brother-in-law and sister)

Correspondence (87 letters and fragments) and a Dallas Morning News article. Letters are arranged chronologically, individually enclosed and then organized into folders by decade. The folders lay flat in an oversized box.



The correspondence deals primarily with the daily life of soldiers, troop movements and battles fought. Requests are often made for news from home. The newspaper article gives a detailed description of the assassination of Robert Love.

Dates

  • 1862-01-22

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Extent

1 Sheets

General

Hopkinsville, KY. General information about the troops and why they are dying

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

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