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    [Civil War]. Confederate Soldier's Letters. Texas Cavalry, 17th Regiment. Three letters, two pages each, spanning the years 1862-63, written by a Henry, to his wife. Drafted at locations near Crystal Hill (measures 7.75" x 12.25") and Clarendon, Arkansas (5" x 7.75") and Wartrace, Tennessee (9.5" x 15"), reading these fascinating letters one can trace the Eastward campaigns of the Texas 17th Cavalry Regiment, and catch a glimpse of the desperation of a war-bound man longing for his love.

    Condition: Full separation at the folds of one, with some paper loss, with smooth folds to the others, and average handling wear and toning. Ink is legible.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
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