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Letter from Edmund Dillahunter to General George W. Gordon, 1849 July 21

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Scope and Contents Note From the Collection: In a July 21, 1849 letter to General George W. Gordon, Edmund Dillahunter discusses a number of matters related to Middle Tennessee. He begins the letter by praising E. B. Smith of Pulaski, who has asked Gordon to write a letter of recommendation to the Secretary of War regarding Smith's desire to be made a naval agent in Memphis. Dillahunter then describes the waning of the cholera epidemic which had plagued Middle Tennessee. He notes that the Cholera has left Middle Tennessee pretty much....
Dates: 1849 July 21