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[Letter from Lieutenant General Longstreet, December 29,1862]

Description: General Orders No. 55. A complete list of officers and men with the information if he had had furlough since his service, when, and for what length of time, also the case of absence of the individual and who gave permission.
Date: December 29, 1862
Creator: Longstreet, Lt. Gen.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Bradley - December 25, 1862]

Description: Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Bradley, dated December 25 and 26, 1962 and sent from Grenada, Mississippi, in which he writes about the advances of Confederate troops, the conditions of his Christmas, and his hopes for the future after the war.
Date: December 25, 1862
Creator: Bradley, L. D.
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from L. D. Bradley to His Father - December 19, 1862]

Description: Letter from L. D. Bradley to his father, dated December 19, 1962 and sent from Grenada, Mississippi, in which he describes the movements of his regiment since the beginning of November.
Date: December 19, 1862
Creator: Bradley, L. D.
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Bradley - December 18, 1862]

Description: Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Graysen Bradley, dated December 18, 1962 and sent from Grenada, Mississippi, in which he writes about the status of the war from his perspective, and states that he cannot send her any more money.
Date: December 18, 1862
Creator: Bradley, L. D.
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from Lieutenant General Longstreet, December 18,1862]

Description: Lt. Gen. Longstreet expresses his gratitude for those troops of 1st Army Corps. for their firm resistance to the enemy in the Battle of the 13 December, 1862 near Fredericksburg VA.
Date: December 18, 1862
Creator: Longstreet, Lt. Gen.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Lieutenant General Longstreet, December 16,1862]

Description: General Order No. 114. Commanders are to make sure that provisions are at hand, ammunition and transportation. Officers are to take care of their men and soldiers are to obey their officers.
Date: December 16, 1862
Creator: Longstreet, Lt. Gen.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, December 10, 1862]

Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara in which he asks her to write longer letters with news of her and the children; his hopes for an end to the war in the spring; the shortage of physicians and why that makes it impossible for him to receive a furlough; the difficulty in receiving newspapers that have been subscribed to; news of the war; Abraham Lincoln's success in bringing people in west Tennessee to support the north; the difficulty in sending items home because he does not think they would get there; the sick making their way to the general hospital and a list of individuals who have died; his dislike for the people of Arkansas; the support of the people of Texas for the troops; the cost of wheat; his personal health; and his attendance at the funeral of Governor Jackson of Missouri.
Date: December 10, 1862
Creator: Fentress, David
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, December 10, 1862]

Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara in which he asks her to write longer letters with news of her and the children; his hopes for an end to the war in the spring; the shortage of physicians and why that makes it impossible for him to receive a furlough; the difficulty in receiving newspapers that have been subscribed to; news of the war; Abraham Lincoln's success in bringing people in west Tennessee to support the north; the difficulty in sending items home because he does not think they would get there; the sick making their way to the general hospital and a list of individuals who have died; his dislike for the people of Arkansas; the support of the people of Texas for the troops; the cost of wheat; his personal health; and his attendance at the funeral of Governor Jackson of Missouri.
Date: December 10, 1862
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Bradley - December 9, 1862]

Description: Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Graysen Bradley, dated December 9, 1962 and sent from Grenada, Mississippi, in which he writes to dispel rumors about his regiment having been involved in fights, and mentions the losses they sustained because of adverse weather conditions.
Date: December 9, 1862
Creator: Bradley, L. D.
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from Lieutenant General Longstreet, November 28,1862]

Description: General Order No. 52. When waiting for action on an application for leave, no one can make a personal application to support the application for leave. Also no applications will be accepted unless sent through the proper channels, no personal deliveries of applications.
Date: November 28, 1862
Creator: Longstreet, Lt. Gen.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Bradley - November 23, 1862]

Description: Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Graysen Bradley, dated November 23, 1962 and sent from a camp at Rocky Ford, in which he writes to about the movements of his regiment and scolds her for falling and hurting herself.
Date: November 23, 1862
Creator: Bradley, L. D.
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from David S. Kennard to A.D. Kennard, November 20, 1862]

Description: Letter from David S. Kennard to A.D. Kennard from Camp Nelson, Arkansas, discussing all the sickness in the camp. Wesley Gentry is very sick and old man Gentry is staying with him in a house, William Sanders was sick, and Henry Walker died about a week ago. Old Mr. Higgens and Simian came by with Jim Higgens, who they were taking home. William Boathright paid money he owed. They may be marching soon. Heard about big battle in Virginia where General Lee routed McClelland's whole army. Kennard mentions he heard that France had recognized the South and the "Old United States" had declared war against her.
Date: November 22, 1862
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, November 12, 1862]

Description: Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara detailing the process and difficulties of sending mail; the winter weather; illness in another company; his duties as a physician and schedule; how to care for sheep with scab; his personal health and a declaration of love for his wife and children.
Date: November 12, 1862
Creator: Fentress, David
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Transcript of Letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara, November 12, 1862]

Description: Transcript of a letter from David Fentress to his wife Clara detailing the process and difficulties of sending mail; the winter weather; illness in another company; his duties as a physician and schedule; how to care for sheep with scab; his personal health and a declaration of love for his wife and children.
Date: November 12, 1862
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to Celia Carroll, November 8, 1861]

Description: Letter from Joseph A. Carroll to his wife Celia Carroll. He mentions that his company is in an unpopulated area of the country, and makes clear his opinions of men who are not fighting in the army. He tells Celia to tell the girls of Denton County not to associate with the men around town, and to wait until the soldiers come back to marry, as he considers them real men.
Date: November 8, 1862
Creator: Carroll, Joseph A.
Partner: Private Collection of Jim McDermott

[Letter from E. Whitlock - October 31, 1862]

Description: Letter from E. Whitlock to his sister, dated October 31, 1862, giving information about friends that have been killed in the war, as well as a story about having joined a Baptist church.
Date: October 31, 1862
Creator: Whitlock, E.
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Bradley - October 27, 1862]

Description: Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Graysen Bradley, dated October 27, 1962 and sent from Holly Springs, in which he writes to tell her of the well-being of a friend's husband, Capt. W. L. Moody, and cautions her not to try to visit him.
Date: October 27, 1862
Creator: Bradley, L. D.
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from J. L. Halbert - October 22, 1862]

Description: Letter from J. L. Halbert to his sister, dated October 22, 1862. The letter gives news of the family and friends.
Date: October 22, 1862
Creator: Halbert, J. L.
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Bradley - October 19, 1862]

Description: Letter from L. D. Bradley to Minnie Graysen Bradley, dated October 19, 1962 and sent from Holly Springs, in which he writes about some confusion with several regiments coming together, as well as relates some rumors about the status of the war.
Date: October 19, 1862
Creator: Bradley, L. D.
Partner: Pearce Museum at Navarro College

[Letter from Maud C. Fentress to one of her sons, October 19, 1862]

Description: Letter from Maud Fentress to one of her sons- it is unclear if she's writing to David or Frank Fentress. In the letter she gives updates of the wars' effects on the local people and community. She gives updates on family and friends.
Date: October 19, 1862
Creator: Fentress, Maud C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections