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George Gates Lookout Mountain Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2874
Abstract

This collection consists of one letter written by Corporal George Gates to his aunt. It was written from his regiment's camp located to the left of Chattanooga, Tennessee on November 26, 1863. He re-counts for his aunt the Battle of Lookout Mountain on November 25, 1863. He mentions his regiment's movements, acquisitions, and casualties in the battle.

Dates: 1863 November 26

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  • Subject: Chattanooga, Battle of, Chattanooga, Tenn., 1863. X
  • Subject: Chattanooga (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. X