H. Austin Civil War Correspondence Collection

Authors

H. Austin

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Document Type

Letter

Keywords

U.S.A., U.S. Soldiers, correspondence, army, troops, postal service, postal stamp, Fox Lake, WI, Holyoke, CO, wife, husband, marriage, romance, love, women at home, St. Louis, MO, trains, transportation, Chicago, Il, Chattanooga, TN, soldier slang, morale, comradery, rules and regulations, money, funds, good weather, landscape, health and sickness, Horicon, WI, Mayville, WI, post-war hopes, hot weather, homesickness, culture, reading, newspaper, family, assignment, children, barracks, border state, oath, insignia

Publication Date

4-9-1864

Subject Terms

H. Austin; Susan Austin; April 9th, 1864; American Civil War 1861 1865. Regimental histories; American Civil War 1861 1865. Personal Narratives; American Civil War 1861 1865. St. Louis (MO) -- History -- 19th Century; American Civil War 1861 1865. Social conditions 19th century; American Civil War 1861 1865. Social life and customs 19th century; American Civil War 1861 1865. Travel and description Illinois; American Civil War 1861 1865. War Work Carpentry;

Identifier

2013.071.w.r_ Austin_americancivilwar_1864-04-09_001

H. Austin Civil War Correspondence #01

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