John Adlum papers  1794-1808
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Title: Christopher Howser Keller letters
Creator: Keller family and Keller, Caroline Matilda Hall, 1842-1909
Inclusive dates: 1861-1865
Bulk dates: 1862-1865
Extent: 192 items
This collection is made up of letters that Christopher H. Keller of the 124th Illinois Infantry Regiment and Albert C. Cleavland of the 42nd Illinois Infantry Regiment wrote to the Keller family and to Caroline M. Hall during the Civil War. The soldiers described their experiences in the South, including engagements with Confederate troops and guerillas, interactions with local civilians, travel between posts, and life in military camps. They occasionally discussed their feelings about the war and about political issues such as the presidential election of 1864.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
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