Authors

Oscar D. Ladley

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Item Identifier Number

ms138_01_01_26

Creation Date

1-10-1862

Collection

MS-138: Oscar D. Ladley Papers

Keywords

ms138_01_01_26; Camp John McLean; Cincinnati (Ohio); Commands; United States--Civil War

Description

Letter to Oscar's mother and sisters from Camp John McLean. In his letter Oscar relates three recent events from camp: A fight between a sergeant and a tavern landlord, his first lieutenant not remembering the command to halt his company on a march, and arresting three men for insulting ladies in town.

This letter is dated 1861, but it is believed to have been written in January of 1862.

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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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Book

Letter, 186[2] January 10, Oscar D. Ladley to Mother and Sisters [Catherine, Mary, and Alice Ladley]


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