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Letter from C.W. Love to Jas. M. & T.A. Love, 1862-08-08

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 34b
Letter: Love, Cyrus W. to Jas. M & T. A. Love (parents)
Letter: Love, Cyrus W. to Jas. M & T. A. Love (parents)

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

  • 1862-08-08

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Extent

1 Sheets

General

Kingston, TN near junction of TN and Clynch Rivers. Hand delivered by a man going to TX. Spoke of capturing artillery and Union soldiers. Talked of fighting in the Cumberland Gap area and beating Union soldiers

Creator

Repository Details

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

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