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Title Papers
Creator Green, W. J.
Description Letters (2) written by W. J. Green, Paducah, Kentucky, to his brothers J. H. and S. F. Green, presumably in Illinois, describing military life and maneuvers in western Kentucky. Green was serving in Company B, 2nd Regiment Illinois Cavalry. He describes his tent with a homemade chimney in one letter and makes some disparaging comments about the "Secesh" in Murrary, Kentucky.
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Correspondence
Date 1862
Year Range From 1862
Year Range To 1862
Other Number SC 2345
Subjects Military life
People Green, W. J.
Green, J. H.
Green, S. F.
Search Terms Civil War, 1861-1865
Columbus, KY
Murray, KY
Paducah, KY
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Catalog Number 1989.87
Dates of Creation 1862
Extent 1 folder. 2 items. Originals, typescripts, photocopies.