Civil War Letter

Born march 28 1829 in smithfield rhode island ballou was educated at.

Civil war letter. Ashokan farewell performed by jay ungar and molly mason. These letters are part of a collection written by newton robert scott private company a of the 36th infantry iowa volunteers during the american civil war. A selection of original civil war correspondence between soldiers from the battlefields and their family members and friends on the homefront. Sullivan ballou march 28 1829 july 29 1861 was a lawyer and politician from rhode island and an officer in the union army during the american civil war.

Although no two men had the exact same journey into the army. As tensions in the united states rose to a fever pitch and civil war broke out in 1861 union leaders began to develop ways to isolate the mutinous. The three million soldiers who served in the civil war each represent a unique story waiting to be told. Read by paul roebling for ken burns the civil war documentary 1990.

The bixby letter is a brief consoling message sent by president abraham lincoln in november 1864 to lydia parker bixby a widow living in boston massachusetts who. Sullivan ballou was killed a week later at the first battle of bull run july 21 1861.

History Comes Alive Civil War Letters

History Comes Alive Civil War Letters

Wood Capture Letter Gif 567 709 History War American Civil

Wood Capture Letter Gif 567 709 History War American Civil

Ulysses S Grant Union Soldiers Sailors Civil War Letter Signed

Ulysses S Grant Union Soldiers Sailors Civil War Letter Signed

1904 Autograph Letter Signed By Henry E Tremain Georgian Civil War

1904 Autograph Letter Signed By Henry E Tremain Georgian Civil War

Natchez Mississippi Civil War Manuscript Letter Concerning Black

Natchez Mississippi Civil War Manuscript Letter Concerning Black