Archive Record

Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2015.001.057
Collection Matthew C. Miller Digital Collection
Description Digitized letter from George Young to Lottie Lasher, dated May 16, 1865, from Chattanooga. Page 2 mentions his typical Sunday tending horses, and all the work he has to do on the "day of rest." Page 4 mentions President Johnson post Lincoln assassination, saying he hopes Johnson is harder on traitors than Lincoln was. He says that since the war is over, the 20th Ohio Battery is supposed to be mustered out in October 1865, or possibly sooner.

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Date 1865
Dates of Creation May 16, 1865
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Accession number 2015.001