[Letter from David S. Kennard to his sister, March 24, 1862]

Description:

Letter from David S. Kennard from Eagle Grove, Galveston County, to his sister discussing a fire in Houston and his regiment's plans to march to Arkansas. He is not sure if he will get to go home on the way. He received a letter from John Hawthorp saying their relations were well. Also mentioned in the letter is that three or four of the boys have measles.

Creator(s): Kennard, David S.
Location(s):
Creation Date: March 24, 1862
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Date(s):
  • Creation: March 24, 1862
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County
Place
United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston
Place
United States - Arkansas
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1862~  
Description:

Letter from David S. Kennard from Eagle Grove, Galveston County, to his sister discussing a fire in Houston and his regiment's plans to march to Arkansas. He is not sure if he will get to go home on the way. He received a letter from John Hawthorp saying their relations were well. Also mentioned in the letter is that three or four of the boys have measles.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 24 x 19 cm.

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Keyword(s): Jones, Frank | Hawthorp, John | measles | regiments
Series Title: A. D. Kennard Family Papers, 1842-1884
Partner:
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 38108406 |
  • UNTCAT: b2054589 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: ADK_2075-004-004
  • CALL-NO: Mss Kennard
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth182770
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text