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Thomas Berry Letter, 1862 December 17

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Title

Thomas Berry Letter

Date

1862 December 17

Repository

The Filson Historical Society Special Collections Louisville, Kentucky 40208 USA

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to researchers.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Thomas Berry Letter, 1862 December 17, Special Collections, The Filson Historical Society, Louisville.

Extent

1 item

Scope and Content

Thomas Berry, of Knox County, Ill., was a Union soldier during the Civil War. Berry, of Knox County, Ill., writes about his encampment near Nashville, Tenn.; tells how food and clothes are plentiful and liquor and tobacco are expensive, but notes Rebel supplies are very low; describes accompanying a foraging train of 130 wagons; relates the health of his regiment, and is complimentary of Tennessee. Finding aids available in repository

Subjects

  • Tennessee-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
  • United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
  • United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Confiscations and contributions.
  • United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Equipment and supplies.

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