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Letter from Sam to Sister, 1862-12-11

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 47
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.


  • 1862-12-11


Language of Materials



2 Sheets : Sheet enclosures labeled 47a & 47b


Camp Wharton, near Grenada, MS. Detailed description of Battle of Oakland. Parts of the letter are torn off


Repository Details

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

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