Lewis Dalton papers 1856-1904 (bulk 1862-1863)
Lewis Dalton papers
Dalton, Phoebe P. and Dalton, Lewis, d. 1863
This collection contains 19 items, most of which are letters from Lewis Dalton, who volunteered for the 8th Kentucky Infantry (Union), to his wife Phoebe, from 1862 until he died in 1863. In particular, Dalton described his regiment’s march across the Cumberland Mountains, where they routed rebels from MacMinnville and Pikesville, and the start of the Battle at Stone River.
The material is in English
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