Authors

Oscar D. Ladley

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ms138_01_01_25

Creation Date

12-27-1861

Collection

MS-138: Oscar D. Ladley Papers

Keywords

ms138_01_01_25, 79th Regiment, 75th Regiment, Camp John McLean, Cincinnati (Ohio), United States--Civil War

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Letter to Oscar Ladley's mother and sisters from Camp John McLean. Oscar writes about the consolidation of the 79th and 75th regiments and the conflicts between the two regiments. He mentions his friend, John Hawkins, writing to him about being dissatisfied with camp life. Oscar also writes about his first lieutenant, Franklin Raikes, asking him to "instruct him in the school of the Solider."

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Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

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Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries

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Letter

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Letter, 1861 December 27, Oscar D. Ladley to Mother and Sisters [Catherine, Mary, and Alice Ladley]


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