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William C. Olds letter to Frank A. Olds, 1864-03-16

Description: This letter was written by William C. Olds to his father Frank A. Olds while he was stationed near Knoxville, Tennessee, with Company C of the 63rd Indiana Infantry Regiment. He discusses his regiments movement from Burnsides Point, Kentucky, to Knoxville, and future plans to move to Morristown, Tennessee to intercept General James Longstreet at Bulls Gap, Tennessee. He also discusses the town and his thoughts on re-enlisting in a veteran regiment.
Origin: 1864-03-16
Created By: Olds, William C., 1845-1893
Collection: Indiana State Library Manuscripts Small Collections
Copyright: No Copyright - United States
Geography: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Subjects: Correspondence
Indiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Knoxville (Tenn.)
Longstreet, James, 1821-1904
Military life
Morristown (Tenn.)
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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