[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, August 30, 1864]

Description:

Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara regarding the difficulties he faces applying for a transfer and/or a leave of absence. He states that he has 110 men in hospitals. Dr. Fentress's brigade is to march to Arkansas and only waits for Hardeman's Brigade to arrive. He also states that his men look forward to leaving Louisiana and moving to Arkansas.

Creator(s): Fentress, David
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 30, 1864
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Date(s):
  • Creation: August 30, 1864
Coverage:
Place
United States - Louisiana - Tensas Parish - Waterproof
Place
United States - Louisiana - Ouachita Parish - Monroe
Place
United States - Arkansas
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1864~  
Description:

Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara regarding the difficulties he faces applying for a transfer and/or a leave of absence. He states that he has 110 men in hospitals. Dr. Fentress's brigade is to march to Arkansas and only waits for Hardeman's Brigade to arrive. He also states that his men look forward to leaving Louisiana and moving to Arkansas.

Physical Description:

[3]p. ;8 h x 10 w in cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Hardeman's Brigade
Contributor(s):
Series Title: The David W. Fentress Family Letters, 1856-1969
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Relation (Has Version ): [Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, August 30, 1864] ,DWF_94-010-012, ark:/67531/metapth182684
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: HM.4
  • OCLC: 29439240 |
  • UNTCAT: b1043784 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DWF_94-010-012
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth160274
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text