Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1413. Letter written by Oscar Wood, Decatur, Alabama, to Mary Hanley, Cairo, Illinois. Wood, a Civil War soldier serving with the Wisconsin Volunteers, relates about being at Paducah, Kentucky, in March when Confederate General Nathan B. Forrest attempted to engage them in battle.
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Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Wood, Oscar (SC 1413)" (2005). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 134.