This letter was written by William C. Olds to his father Frank A. Olds while he was stationed near Dalton, Georgia, with Company C of the 63rd Indiana Infantry Regiment. He discusses his march from Bull's Gap, Tennesee, the destruction of railroads and bridges, his thoughts on General Sherman's actions in Georgia, and life in his company.
Olds, William C., 1845-1893
Indiana State Library Manuscripts Small Collections
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Dalton, Georgia, United States
Indiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military life
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 63rd (1862-1865)
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