William C. Olds letter to Frank A. Olds, 1864-06-30

Description: This letter was written by William C. Olds to his father Frank A. Olds while he was stationed near Marietta, Georgia, with Company C of the 63rd Indiana Infantry Regiment. He describes his living conditions in the earthworks along Kennesaw Mountain, the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain, the layout of his Corps, and news of action around Richmond, Virginia.
Origin: 1864-06-30
Created By: Olds, William C., 1845-1893
Source: http://indianamemory.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16066coll31/id/1286
Collection: Indiana State Library Manuscripts Small Collections
Rights: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Copyright: No Copyright - United States
Geography: Marietta, Georgia, United States
Subjects: Atlanta Campaign, 1864
Chattahoochee River
Clothing and dress
Family life
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
Indiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Indianapolis (Ind.)
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891
Kennesaw Mountain, Battle of, Ga., 1864
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
Longstreet, James, 1821-1904
Marietta (Ga.)
Military life
Richmond (Va.)
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military life

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