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William C. Olds letter to Frank A. Olds, 1864-07-30

Description: 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 outside of Atlanta, Georgia. He discusses the siege on Atlanta and casualties, his thoughts on the Atlanta Campaign, pay and access to supplies, and reorganization of the Union army.
Origin: 1864-07-30
Created By: Olds, William C., 1845-1893
Source: http://indianamemory.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16066coll31/id/1278
Collection: Indiana State Library Manuscripts Small Collections
Rights: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Copyright: No Copyright - United States
Geography: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Subjects: Atlanta (Ga.)
Atlanta Campaign, 1864
Battles
Chattanooga (Tenn.)
Correspondence
Family
Food
Hardee, William Joseph, 1815-1873
Howard, O.O. (Oliver Otis), 1830-1909
Indiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Macon (Ga.)
McPherson, James Birdseye, 1828-1864
Military life
Mossy Creek, Battle of, Jefferson City, Tenn., 1863
Railroads
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891
Soldiers
Transportation
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military life
United States. Army of the Cumberland
United States. Army of the Tennessee
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 63rd (1862-1865)
War
War casualties

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