Letter 22

Dublin Core

Title

Letter 22

Subject

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

Description

Leonidas Bryant to John Bryant, April 17, 1864

Creator

Leonidas Bryant

Source

Selvage Collection, Southern Appalachian Archives, Mars Hill University

Date

1864-04-17

Rights

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Format

10 3/16 x 7 11/16

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Text

April 17th 1864
Dear father i have an opportunity once more to write i received the dictionary and a letter from Emmy. I am well and hope this may find you all [missing word]. We have got back to our old command of hope we will have some rest here. I am sure they didn't give us any at Knoxville. We are camped between Chattanooga and Cleveland, close to the raill. John days has got back to the company.[p.2] Lt. Crawford Cap. Newland is at Knoxville commanding [cenellesents?] they are no news here so i will [lese?] write often as possible i have not had a letter only Emmys for a month
L.Bryant

Original Format

Letter

Files

Selvage_Letter9_p1.jpg
Selvage_Letter9_p2.jpg

Citation

Leonidas Bryant, “Letter 22,” Southern Appalachian Archives Mars Hill University, accessed May 20, 2024, https://southernappalachianarchives.org/items/show/215.