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Felix Kirk wrote this letter to his father, John Kirk, from Knoxville on November 14, 1861. In it, he discuses a recent illness, mentions some old union devil who burned a bridge, and describes his unit's recent activities in Chattanooga and Knoxville. The reverse of the letter's final page bears a printed poem entitled Dixie: Southrons, hear your Country Call You!
This collection contains a letter from Confederate soldier Jason Cooper, dated December 5, 1863 from Dalton, Ga. To his dear friend Farley, Cooper writes about the Confederate evacuation of Chattanooga, Tenn.
W. Dwight Reinhardt's July 8, 1862 letter to Sarah Blackburn in Yadkin County, NC, discusses that 23rd Tennessee Regiment (CSA) will soon move from Tupelo, MS, into Tennessee. He also passes along stories of skirmishes fought by the 4th North Carolina.
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 2
- Chattanooga (Tenn.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Confederate States of America. Army -- History. 1
- Confederate States of America. Army. Louisiana Infantry Regiment, 1st. 1
- Confederate States of America. Army. Tennessee Infantry Regiment, 23rd. 1