Archive Record

Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2015.001.095
Collection Matthew C. Miller Digital Collection
Description 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.
Date 1863
Dates of Creation November 10, 1863
Additional File Click here to view the transcription.
Accession number 2015.001