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 County: Smith County, TX
 County: Travis County, TX
 Collection: The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, July 17, 1862 ]

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to Clara Fentress, July 17, 1862 ]

Date: July 17, 1862
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife, Clara, stating that he will be allowed ten days leave so that his uniform can be made at home; he gives information on the welfare of family and friends; and says he gets paid $20.00 monthly; he also gives news of the war including a victory over George McClellan, that Vicksburg still holds out, and the movement of Northern troops.
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