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Letter from Arthur McKinstry to his mother. Camp Wool: The letter explains that a box was sent too late to Caldwell, sending for it, Arthur is doing well but he claims he ""don't owe it to Uncle Sam."" He likes being the correspondent for Fredonia Censor, hoping to get box soon but afraid something will have spoiled, Ephraim Smith died, Aunt Eliza sends things.

Contributor(s)

Ulysses S. Grant Association

Date

11-17-1861

Time Period

1860-1869

Object Type

text

Format (Original)

letter

Format (Digital)

PDF

Digital ID

McKinstry_Box01_FF16

Source

Arthur McKinstry Letters, Box 1, Folder 16

Repository

Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library, Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

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Arthur McKinstry to Mother

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