[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, August 28, 1863]

Description:

Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara describing the toll that sickness has taken on the Confederate troops; troop movements; demoralized troops deserting and going home; his personal health; and comments on family news.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 28, 1863
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Usage:
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Date(s):
  • Creation: August 28, 1863
Coverage:
Place
United States - Arkansas - Jefferson County - Pine Bluff
Place
United States - Arkansas - Pulaski County - Little Rock
Place
United States - Arkansas - Prairie County - De Valls Bluff
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1863~  
Description:

Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara describing the toll that sickness has taken on the Confederate troops; troop movements; demoralized troops deserting and going home; his personal health; and comments on family news.

Physical Description:

[2]p. ; 22X28cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): cavalry | Carters Regiment | desertion
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 (Is Version Of): [Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, August 28, 1863], DWF_94-009-007, ark:/67531/metapth160257
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 29439240 |
  • UNTCAT: b1043784 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DWF_94-009-007
  • CALL-NO: HM.4
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth182668
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text