Letter from Robert C. Caldwell to Mrs. Robert Caldwell, March 14th, 1864

March the 14, 1864

I have bonded which what mony I have on bonds I will send the bonds to the first chance I have I bonded too hundred and I have 75 in my poket I will send them to you a come

Mrs R. Caldwell

Mrs. R. Caldwell well Mag I ant So well today I am still at Wilmington my bowls is hurting me today I dont kno where wee go yet I will rite you a leter when I find out

Excuse my bad leter I am very unwell and the man is wating on me

Letter from Robert C. Caldwell to Mrs. Robert Caldwell, March 14th, 1864
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 writes that he has converted his money to bonds, and that he does not know where his unit is going. He has been sick with bowel trouble.
March 14, 1864
Original Format
11cm x 17cm
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East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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