Milton Barnes to Rhoda Barnes, December 1, 1864.

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Creator:Barnes, Milton
Title:Milton Barnes to Rhoda Barnes, December 1, 1864.

Letter to Rhoda Barnes from her husband Milton Barnes. Milton describes a fierce battle with confederate general John Bell hood at Franklin Tennesee, which causes his troops to retreat to a safer location. He states that the note is short as he is exhausted and needs rest after the ordeal. He tells Rhoda that he will send her a list of Guernsey County (Ohio) soldiers who were killed in the action.

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Subjects:Hood, John Bell, 1831-1879 | Franklin (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: C0065.02.32

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