[Transcript of letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, May 25, 1864]

Description:

Transcript of a letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, relating local and family news, as well as news about the continuing war. Charles gives a brief account of his conscription into the Confederate army and expresses a desire to never be caught by Confederates again. He gives some news on the various troop movements and battles.

Creator(s): Moore, Charles B.
Location(s): United States - Illinois - Jersey County - Jerseyville
Creation Date: May 25, 1864
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
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Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 25, 1864
Coverage:
Place
United States - Illinois - Jersey County - Jerseyville
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From July 26, 1862 to May 25, 1864
Description:

Transcript of a letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, relating local and family news, as well as news about the continuing war. Charles gives a brief account of his conscription into the Confederate army and expresses a desire to never be caught by Confederates again. He gives some news on the various troop movements and battles.

Physical Description:

[5] p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): jayhawkers | prisoners | conscription
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Relation (Is Version Of): [Letter from Charles Moore to Josephus Moore, May 25, 1864], CBM_2079-017-009
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2079-017-009
  • CALL-NO: HM.70
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth207528
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text