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William C. Olds letter to Frank A. Olds, 1864-08-22

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 his living conditions and the fighting outside of Atlanta, his thoughts on General Sherman's next moves, news of family friends and comrades in the army, and his pay.
Origin: 1864-08-22
Created By: Olds, William C., 1845-1893
Source: http://indianamemory.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16066coll31/id/1301
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: Alabama River (Ala.)
Atlanta (Ga.)
Atlanta Campaign, 1864
Battles
Christianity--United States
Correspondence
Family
Family life
Food
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
Indiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Marietta (Ga.)
Methodists
Military life
Mobile (Ala.)
Petersburg (Va.)
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891
Soldiers
Stoneman, George, 1822-1894
Transportation
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)
War casualties

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