Letter from Eugene F. Cordell to Christine Turner Cordell on August 11, 1861
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AbstractIn this letter, Eugene F. Cordell describes life at White Sulphur Springs while serving in the Confederate Army to his mother, Christine Turner Cordell. He describes the hotel as well as the surrounding terraine of the Kanawha Valley in West Virginia. Eugene describes the drilling of the troops as well as the troops supplies and attire.
Series/Report No.Cordell Civil War Letters
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KeywordAmerican Civil War
Cordell, Christine Turner
Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, 1843-1913
Confederate States of America. Army
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives, Confederate
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Confederate States of America. Army--Correspondence
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