Milton Barnes to Rhoda Barnes, September 27, 1863.

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Creator:Barnes, Milton
Title:Milton Barnes to Rhoda Barnes, September 27, 1863.

Letter to Rhoda Barnes from her husband Milton Barnes from Chattanooga, Tennessee. Milton recounts the battle at Chickamauga Creek which saw a defeat for General Rosecrans. During the battle Milton's regiment was 10 to 12 miles away. After the defeat it is decided to hold Chattanooga and Milton and his regiment are involved in battle with General Braxton Bragg's troops.

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Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns | Rosecrans, William S. (William Starke), 1819-1898 | Chattanooga (Tenn.) | United States, Virginia, 37.431573, -78.656894
Collection:George Mason University
Institution:George Mason University
Contributors:George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections Research Center
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For more information about this collection, see the Guide to the Milton Barnes papers, 1853-1891: The original version of this digital copy can be found in Collection.Box.Folder number: C0065.01.84

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