Archive Record

Object Name Image, Digital
Catalog Number 2015.001.079
Collection Matthew C. Miller Digital Collection
Description Digitized letter from Patrick to his mother, dated November 27, 1864, written from Chattanooga Headquarters, District of the Etowah. In the first two pages he talks about having a crisis of faith. Next he talks about General Sherman's march through Georgia, and how he subdued Atlanta and then split his army, one part marching on Augusta and the other marching on Macon. He says he's still posted at headquarters and getting along fine. He has sent her money by mail.

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Date 1864
Dates of Creation November 27, 1864
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Accession number 2015.001