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[Letter from Celia Carroll to Joseph A. Carroll, December 28, 1863]

Description: Letter from Celia Carroll to Joseph A. Carroll asking him to come home soon so he can see his daughter. She mentions dresses she is making for herself, and promises that she will make him some clothes soon.
Date: December 28, 1863
Creator: Carroll, Celia J. Burrows
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Jim McDermott

[Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll]

Description: Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll, the first page of which is missing. He discusses some of the men he knows who have deserted the Confederate Army to join the Union.
Date: 186u
Creator: Carroll, Joseph A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Jim McDermott

[Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll, August 3, 1864]

Description: Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll discussing the elections in Denton County. He suggests that the newly elected sheriff raise a Union flag and declare the county a part of the Union once more. He also sends her some of his old shirts.
Date: August 3, 1864
Creator: Carroll, Joseph A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Jim McDermott

[Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll, August 4, 1863]

Description: Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll asking that she send him some socks. He also mentions hearing rumors of the fall of Vicksburg, and notes that he and his men think it doubtful.
Date: August 4, 1863
Creator: Carroll, Joseph A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Jim McDermott

[Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll, June 22, 1861]

Description: Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll telling her of his arrival at Fort Arbuckle, and his election to Second Lieutenant. He also tells her who she can board with in Denton.
Date: June 22, 1861
Creator: Carroll, Joseph A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Jim McDermott

[Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll, March 3, 1864]

Description: Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll discussing the money he has been offered to buy an animal of his. He asks Celia to ask Mr. Murphy if selling the animal is agreeable to him.
Date: March 3, 1864
Creator: Carroll, Joseph A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Jim McDermott

[Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll, March 8, 1862]

Description: Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to his wife Celia Carroll discussing the weather and his health. He claims that he is in good health because he keeps busy, and the lazy men fall ill. He asks after blankets and money he sent home, and mentions a battle he fought in.
Date: March 8, 1862
Creator: Carroll, Joseph A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of Jim McDermott