This letter was written by William C. Olds to his father Frank A. Olds while he was stationed at Bull's Gap, Tennessee, with Company C of the 63rd Indiana Infantry Regiment. He discusses the march from New Market, Tennessee, to new fortifications, the movements of the Confederate army and Confederate deserters, his thoughts on his company's next actions, and life in his company.
Olds, William C., 1845-1893
Indiana State Library Manuscripts Small Collections
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Bull's Gap, Tennessee, United States
Buckner, Simon Bolivar, 1823-1914
Indiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Longstreet, James, 1821-1904
New Market (Tenn.)
Prisoners of war
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military life
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 63rd (1862-1865)
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