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Letter from Sam to Sister, 1862-09-08, 1862-09-09

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 40
Letter: Love, Samuel B. to Sister
Letter: Love, Samuel B. to Sister

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

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.


  • Creation: 1862-09-08
  • Creation: 1862-09-09



2 Sheets : Sheet enclosures labeled 40a & 40b

Language of Materials



Saltillo, (MS). Tells of General Lee defeating General Ross and McClellan in VA. General Bragg commented he may be a candidate for the Military Governor of Ohio

Repository Details

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

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