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John D. Messinger Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3273
Abstract

John D. Messinger wrote this letter to his friend E. Smith Woodworth from Pulaski, Tennessee on November 20, 1864. In it, Messinger discusses Lincoln's victory in the recent presidential election and Confederate troop movements in Tennessee. He also expresses his hope that the Union will soon win the war so that he can return home.

Dates: 1864 November 30

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  • Subject: Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. X
  • Subject: Soldiers -- Ohio. X
  • Subject: Correspondence. X
  • Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. X
  • Subject: United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 104th (1862-1865). X