Letter 11

Dublin Core

Title

Letter 11

Subject

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

Description

Leonidas Bryant to John Bryant, June 26, 1862

Creator

Leonidas Bryant

Source

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

Publisher

Southern Appalachian Archives, Liston B. Ramsey Center for Appalachian Studies, Mars Hill University

Date

1862-06-26

Rights

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Format

7 5/8 x 6 1/8 in.

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

Athens June 26th 1862

Dear father i have the opportunity of writing a few lines to you this morning. We stopped here last night to rest three miles from Athens till 4 o'clock this evening then we move on to the town.[p.2] I don't know where we will go from their. It was hard marching from Florence here through the sun and dust. I have not got but three letters from you since i have been here. [p.3] I got a letter from James Hopper last night June the 6th give him my best respect and tell him that i have not time to write but will write as soon as we camps this is the sheet of paper and envelope that [G?] Granpal gave me [missing words]

Original Format

Letter

Files

Selvage_Letter20_p1.jpg
Selvage_Letter20_p2.jpg

Citation

Leonidas Bryant, “Letter 11,” Southern Appalachian Archives Mars Hill University, accessed May 23, 2024, https://southernappalachianarchives.org/items/show/204.