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Letter from Robert C. Caldwell to Mag Caldwell, August 15th, 1864

Date: Aug. 15 1864 | Identifier: 845.1.f.22
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. Robert writes from Camp Jackson that he and most of his unit are sick with the chills, for which he is taking medicine. He reports on produce in a box he received from Mag, and gives her advice on selling some crops from the farm. more...