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William C. Olds letter to Frank A. Olds, 1864-06-26

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 discusses the Union and Confederate positions around the Kennesaw Mountains, skirmishing between the armies, his living conditions, and his opinions on General Grant's actions against General Lee.
Origin: 1864-06-26
Created By: Olds, William C., 1845-1893
Collection: Indiana State Library Manuscripts Small Collections
Copyright: No Copyright - United States
Geography: Marietta, Georgia, United States
Subjects: Atlanta (Ga.)
Atlanta Campaign, 1864
Clothing and dress
Family life
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
Hooker, Joseph, 1814-1879
Indiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Kennesaw Mountain (Ga.)
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
Marietta (Ga.)
McClellan, George B. (George Brinton), 1826-1885
Military appointments
Military life
Resaca, Battle of, Resaca, Ga., 1864
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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