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Foster, William T., fl. 1862-1863. William T. Foster Letters, 1862-1863.

Union soldier who served in Company F, Illinois 84th Volunteer Infantry. Seven letters, dated between Oct. 7, 1862 and Dec. 26, 1863, from Foster to his uncle and possibly his father ("Dear Sir"), describing military life as Foster moves from Louisville, Kentucky to Camp Silver Springs, Tenn., to the hospital in Quincy, Ill., and back to Whiteside Station, Tenn., 20 miles outside of Chattanooga.

0.2 linear feet
Subjects: Civil War  
Call Number: VAULT Case MS 10007
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