[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, August 16, 1864]

Description:

Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara was written while he was on the march in Louisiana. He describes the troops that are gathered and speculates on the purpose of their movements. He mentions that he has been invited to dine with Captain McDavid.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: August 16, 1864
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Usage:
Total Uses: 19
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 16, 1864
Coverage:
Place
United States - Louisiana - Catahoula Parish - Harrisonburg
Place
United States - Louisiana - Natchitoches Parish
Place
United States - Tennessee - Davidson County - Nashville
Place
United States - Tennessee - Hamilton County - Chattanooga
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1864~  
Description:

Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara was written while he was on the march in Louisiana. He describes the troops that are gathered and speculates on the purpose of their movements. He mentions that he has been invited to dine with Captain McDavid.

Physical Description:

[2]p. ; 22 X 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): artillery | cavalries | infantry | McDavid, Captain | cavalry | Cane River
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 16, 1864],DWF_94-010-009, ark:/67531/metapth160271
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 29439240 |
  • UNTCAT: b1043784 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: DWF_94-010-009
  • CALL-NO: HM.4
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth182681
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text