Publication Date

5-1-2005

Comments

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

Abstract

Letter written by Simie?, Camp Paine, Paducah, Kentucky, to his brother (no name or place) describing a small skirmish with the rebels; his hopes for a real battle; and his belief that the rebel army has better officers, but that their soldiers are inferior. Also describes living conditions in his tent, etc.

Disciplines

Military History | United States History

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