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Allen J. Clifton Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2964
Abstract

In this letter to his mother (written near Knoxville, Tennessee), Allen Clifton reports on his unit's position and supplies, describes the weather, mentions that he is in good health, inquires about the health and doings of family members and friends, and asks for some postage stamps. He also asks about the returned veterans and solicits his mother's opinion of his decision not to re-enlist.

Dates: 1864 February 20

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  • Subject: Knoxville (Tenn.) X
  • Subject: Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. X
  • Subject: Knoxville (Tenn.) -- History. X
  • Subject: United States. Army. New Hampshire Infantry Regiment, 11th (1862-1865). X