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Letter from Arthur McKinstry to his mother. Camp Wool: The letter explains details of the encampment and the daily duties. The company is on picket along the Potomac River. The letter also contains details of Hooker's Divission and its troop movements. Arthur belived that the Rebels are discouraged since their batteries are silent.

Contributor(s)

Ulysses S. Grant Association

Date

2-23-1862

Time Period

1860-1869

Object Type

text

Format (Original)

letter

Format (Digital)

PDF

Digital ID

McKinstry_Box01_FF29

Source

Arthur McKinstry Letters, Box 1, Folder 29

Repository

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

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Contact Information

For more information on the contents of this collection, email usgpresidentiallibrary@library.msstate.edu.

Arthur McKinstry to Mother

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