Letters from Thomas Dick (Sept. - Oct. 1862)

Letters from Thomas Dick (Sept. - Oct. 1862)
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September - October 1862

Thomas William Dick writes two letters to his family describing his experience as a soldier of the Union Army during the Civil War. Dick talks about the battles he has witnessed, religious life in the military camp, and shares his thoughts on the future of the conflict. "I don't know what this war is going to come to I am afraid designing politicians will yet ruin our beloved country," as Dick explains. Transcripts included. 

Time Period: 
Mc 2001.10, B1, F5
Gift of John S. Bowman