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Clegg, William (fl. 1859-1907) [Collection of William Clegg, I company, 2nd regiment, Louisiana, infantry] [decimalized]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03133 Author/Creator: Clegg, William (fl. 1859-1907) Place Written: [various places] Type: Header Record Date: 1859-1907 Pagination: 13 items

Summary of Content: Collection includes nine letters, one newspaper clipping with ribbon, one diary, one ledger, and one photograph. Four envelopes are included. Letters are written from various people and include recommendations for Clegg, reflections of the War, and various other topics. Diary mostly consists of entries on camp life, marching, and some fighting.


Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Civil WarConfederate States of AmericaConfederate Soldier's LetterMilitary HistoryLetter of Introduction or RecommendationSoldier's DiaryMilitary CampBattle

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