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MS-138: Oscar D. Ladley Papers
ms138_01_08_12; United States--Civil War; Hilton Head (S.C.); Holidays; Christmas; Major General William Sherman
Letter to Oscar Ladley's mother and sisters from Hilton Head, South Carolina. Oscar writes that they arrived on a steamer the prior day, that the men from his regiment are mistaken for being a part of General Sherman's men because of their rough appearance, and wishes his family a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
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