Letter from Sam to Unknown, n.d.
Scope and Contents
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: n.d.
- Love, Samuel Braden (Author, Person)
Language of Materials
Fragment. Written before Sam's letter about Cyrus's death (January 22, 1864). Letter is not written to his parents or Tea (as both are referenced in the letter).