Skip to main content Skip to search results


Special Collections Online at UT

Showing Collections: 1 - 2 of 2

John Forsyth Letters

Identifier: MS-3259

John Forsyth wrote these two letters to his wife, Martha (Swanger) Forsyth, while serving with Company G of the 97th Ohio Infantry. The first is dated September 12, 1863 from Bridgeport, Alabama amidst the Chickamauga Campaign and the second is dated May 27, 1864 from Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Dates: 1863 September 12, 1864 May 27

John M. Hollis Papers

Identifier: MS-3222

The diary housed in this collection documents John M. Hollis's Civil War service, including his enlistment and training and his unit's marches through Arkansas, Missouri, Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, and Kentucky. Of particular interest are the descriptions of fierce battles at Murfreesboro, Tennessee and Perryville, Kentucky.

Dates: 1861 August 12-1863 April 27

Filtered By

  • Subject: Perryville, Battle of, Perryville, Ky., 1862. X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Alabama -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
Kentucky -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
Soldiers -- Illinois -- Diaries. 1
Soldiers -- Ohio -- Correspondence. 1
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 38th (1861-1865). 1