[Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette C. Redway, September 21, 1864]

Description:

Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette C. Redway which discusses the regiment's move to Camp Piatt in West Virginia. Redway describes the terrain and mentions that the camp is close to the Kanawha river as well as to Charleston. He also discusses a possible visit by Loriette to the camp, but he details that he does not know if they will remain there for the winter. Redway notes the he is not sure he will be able to get a leave of absence and that he has not yet been paid. He sends his love to Loriette and his children in the letter's closing. He asks her to write him at Camp Piatt and gives her the address. The letter is dated September 21, 1864.

Creator(s): Redway, Hamilton K.
Location(s): United States - West Virginia - Kanawha County - Charleston
Creation Date: September 21, 1864
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Date(s):
  • Creation: September 21, 1864
Coverage:
Place
United States - West Virginia - Kanawha County - Charleston
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
1864~  
Description:

Letter from Hamilton K. Redway to Loriette C. Redway which discusses the regiment's move to Camp Piatt in West Virginia. Redway describes the terrain and mentions that the camp is close to the Kanawha river as well as to Charleston. He also discusses a possible visit by Loriette to the camp, but he details that he does not know if they will remain there for the winter. Redway notes the he is not sure he will be able to get a leave of absence and that he has not yet been paid. He sends his love to Loriette and his children in the letter's closing. He asks her to write him at Camp Piatt and gives her the address. The letter is dated September 21, 1864.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 20 x 25 cm.

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Keyword(s): Camp Piatt | Kanawha River
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Hamilton K. Redway Family papers, 1825-1916
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 25079248 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 57
  • UNTCAT: b1038507 |
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: HKR_1997-025-010
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth186774
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text