Publication Date

12-8-2009

Comments

This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Folklife Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434; mssfa@wku.edu

Abstract

Finding aid and typescripts of letters (attached as additional files) for Manuscripts Small Collection 2101. Two letters from John McKee, serving with the 37th Indiana Infantry, to his wife Sarah McKee in Hamilton, Ohio. He writes of his encampments near Nashville and Murfreesboro, Tennessee, his reading, nearby guerrilla activity involving John Hunt Morgan, difficulties with mail, and the general condition of the countryside.

Disciplines

History | Military History | United States History

SC 2101 McKEE, John typescript 10 Mar 62.doc (40 kB)
Letter from John McKee to Sarah McKee, 10 March 1862

SC 2101 McKEE, John typescript 20 Mar 62.doc (42 kB)
Letter from John McKee to Sarah McKee, 20 March 1862

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