|Object Name||Image, Digital|
|Collection||Matthew C. Miller Digital Collection|
Digitized document, an extensive memorial poem written from an unidentified Union soldier on camp guard duty in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to his sister whose health was "fast declining." The romantic poem features reminiscences of home, the losses of war, and his determination to fight for his country.
See pdf for transcription.
|Dates of Creation||November 10, 1863|
|Additional File||Click here to view the transcription.|