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In this letter to Joseph Mayberry in Knoxville, Tennessee, Andrew Bishop (who is being held as a prisoner of war at Point Lookout, Maryland) appeals to Mayberry's generous spirit for some small pecuniary assistance ... to get some small necessary articles. Bishop served with the 3rd East Tennessee Infantry (CSA) before his capture. Researchers should note that Mayberry should most likely be spelled Mabry.
This collection consists of a letter from Samuel K. Carrigan, sent on May 25, 1862 from Camp Mag Hill near Chattanooga, to his brother William A. Carrigan in Society Hill, South Carolina. He discusses his discontent with his fellow solider's irreligiousness and his desire to transfer into another unit, as well as the fighting in which he was involved.
This collection is a diary written by William A. Mayo of Monroe County, Tennessee between the years 1861 and 1866.
- Soldiers -- Tennessee -- Correspondence. 2
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 2
- Christianity -- Southern States. 1
- Confederate States of America. Army -- Officers. 1
- Confederate States of America. Army of Tennessee -- Artillery. 1
- Confederate States of America. Army. Tennessee Infantry Regiment, 3rd. 1
- Confederate States of America. Army. Tennessee Infantry Regiment, 6th. 1
- Johnson Island Prison. 1
- Kentucky -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Point Lookout (Md.) -- History. 1
- Soldiers -- South Carolina -- Correspondence. 1
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal Narratives, Confederate. 1 ∧ less