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Old Cremona
04-15-2006, 01:30 PM
My friend Lee Heggy has just finished transcribing a real treasure trove of letters of a private in the 141st NY.


Click on Remember Me(Read only).

There is a lot of material here, I'd suggest reading them slowly over time. The amount of campaigner material here will blow your mind!

Carl Anderton

Chuck A Luck
04-15-2006, 08:27 PM
Thanks for the heads up to that link! Good material there, for sure. I am always looking for CW-era letters.

Here are a couple nice ones I've found...
To & from Iowa soldiers:

To & from a soldier of the 14th Tennessee:

If anyone cares to share some other links to CW correspondance, I for one would welcome such.