Authors

Oscar D. Ladley

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ms138_01_08_12

Creation Date

12-25-1864

Collection

MS-138: Oscar D. Ladley Papers

Keywords

ms138_01_08_12; United States--Civil War; Hilton Head (S.C.); Holidays; Christmas; Major General William Sherman

Description

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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Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

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Book

Letter, 1864 December 25, Oscar D. Ladley to Mother and Sisters [Catherine, Mary, and Alice Ladley]


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