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Creator McKee, John, 1829-1882
Title Papers
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Correspondence
Date 1862
Year Range From 1862
Year Range To 1862
Other Number SC 2101
Description Two letters from John McKee, serving with the 37th Indiana Infantry, to his wife Sarah in Hamilton, Ohio. He writes of his encampments near Nashville and Murfreesboro, Tennessee, his reading, nearby guerrilla activity involving John Hunt Morgan, difficulties with mail, and the general condition of the countryside.
Subjects African Americans
Cotton industry
Destruction & pillage
Guerrillas
Military life
Soldiers
People Abernathy, Isaac, d. 1862
Breckinridge, Robert Jefferson, 1800-1871
McKee, Sarah J. (Beckett), b. 1830
Morgan, John Hunt, 1825-1864
Stewart, James M., d. 1864
Turchin, John Basil, 1822-1901
Search Terms Civil War, 1861-1865
Danville Quarterly Review
Letters
Murfreesboro, TN
Nashville, TN
Ohio
Tennessee
Finding Aids For finding aid click here - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_mss_fin_aid/1136/
Catalog Number 2009.4.155
Dates of Creation 1862
Extent 1 folder 2 items. Orginals and typescripts.
Number of Images 1