Digital Collections wordmark

Thousands of images, texts, and audio/video from ECU's diverse collections and beyond.

Letter from Robert C. Caldwell to Mag Caldwell, January 10th, 1864

Date: Jan. 10 1864 | Identifier: 845.1.f.2
Letter from Robert C. Caldwell to his wife Mag Caldwell. Robert is serving as a private in Company C., 10th Battalion, North Carolina Heavy Artillery near Wilmington, N.C. He talks about guard duty during cold rain and sleet and says that many of the soldiers are in bad condition, barefoot, ragged or sick. Robert has assignments close to the beach, and describes a battle to protect a Confederate ship that had run the Union blockade, and another to capture a Union blockader that had run aground. more...
Read Text
Click on image to zoom
Un-cataloged item icon

The details for this item have not yet been reviewed by cataloging.

To request review of this item, click here.

×
Reviewed item icon

This item is part of a cataloged folder.

To request full cataloging of this item, click here.

×