This letter was written by William C. Olds to his father Frank A. Olds while he was stationed with Company C of the 63rd Indiana Infantry Regiment in Decatur, Georgia. He discusses the capture of Atlanta, Georgia, by the Union army, the election of 1864, and his thoughts about his regiment's next movements.
Olds, William C., 1845-1893
Indiana State Library Manuscripts Small Collections
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Decatur, Georgia, United States
Atlanta Campaign, 1864
Hood, John Bell, 1831-1879
Indiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
McClellan, George B. (George Brinton), 1826-1885
Prisoners of war
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military life
United States--Politics and government--19th century
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 63rd (1862-1865)
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