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Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument

Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument
Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument
Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument
Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument
Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument
Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument

Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument
Including a vivid description of the Henry Clay monument in Lexington Kentucky The letter is to his sister in Indiana, Molly Devor. This letter is a small glimpse into a soldiers life during this era in American history. His time at Camp Nelson and preparing for the possibility of going back to the front again at the time, in Thomasville, Tennessee and preparing pack mules and wagons for the journey.

His concerns of his regiment going back to the front lines with no pay. His visit to see the Henry Clays monument(built in 1857) in Lexington, its beauty and large size, and the details of seeing the flag draped coffin made of marble. He closes with his description of the Lexington cemetary graveyard and monuments being "the nicest places that I ever saw" and that "it is no use for me to under take to discribe it for I couldnt do the case justice" mentioning the late hour as he closes the letter to his sister. Usually within 24 hours, except weekends and holidays. This provides you with a insured trackable service.

Thanks for looking any questions just ask, I try to respond within 24 hours or less. The item "Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument" is in sale since Saturday, October 10, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items".sofgtsah" and is located in McKinleyville, California. This item can be shipped to United States.

  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Theme: Militaria
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Conflict: Civil War (1861-65)

Civil War Soldier Letter J DEVOR 5th INDIANA CAVAPR 30 1864HENRY CLAY Monument