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Letter from Arthur McKinstry to Jennie. Camp Wool: The letter contains details of engagements between Rebel and Union artillery batteries. Arthur explains that the Union batteries and army in general paid little attention to the volley of the Rebel Army. He goes on to say that if his possition is fired upon, they can run and take cover.
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McKinstry, Arthur; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Arthur McKinstry Letters, Box 1, Folder 30
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