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Letter from Sam to Sister, 1862-09-08

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

  • 1862-09-08
  • 1862-09-09

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Extent

2 Sheets : Sheet enclosures labeled 40a & 40b

General

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

Creator

Repository Details

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

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