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Letter from Sam to Father & Mother, 1863-06-29

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 63
Letter: Love, Samuel B. to Father & Mother
Letter: Love, Samuel B. to Father & Mother

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

  • 1863-06-29

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Extent

1 Sheets

General

Brownsville, MS. Can here the shelling in Vicksburg. Sam speaks of General Lee heading into PA but does not know if it is true

Creator

Repository Details

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

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