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Letter from C.W. Love to Jas. M. & T.A. Love, 1862-08-20

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 38
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

  • 1862-08-20

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Extent

1 Sheets

General

Rangers Camp in Rhea County, TN. Spoke of a battle at Murfresboro. Told of a capture of General Crittenden and Diffield and Colonel Parkhurst. Told of the Union army having trouble recruiting soldiers

Creator

Repository Details

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

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