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Thompson and Trundle Civil War Letter, 1862 November 11

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
From the Collection:

This document includes two short letters written by two separate individuals on one sheet of paper during the Civil War. One letter is written by R. T. (Robert Thompson) Trundle and dated November 11, 1862. Trundle provides updates on friends serving in the war. The other letter is written by R. A. Thompson and discusses his health and desire to return to his regiment that he left in Knoxville, Tennessee. Neither note is addressed to someone, but the back of the page shows that the notes are addressed to Mrs. L. G. Thompson in Locust Mount (Washington County), Tennessee. Postage includes two Confederate stamps.


  • 1862 November 11


From the Collection:

The material in this collection is in English.

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From the Collection: 0.1 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA