Letter from Emory Kirby to Nan, 27 October
 


Citation

“Letter from Emory Kirby to Nan, 27 October,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed January 31, 2023, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/15221.


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Title

Letter from Emory Kirby to Nan, 27 October

Description

This is a letter from Emory Kirby to his sister Nan. Emory talks about how his recent bout of measles has prevented him from rejoining the cavalry he is a part of, and he details several positions and occurrences in his area during the Civil War.

Subject

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives, Confederate
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Health aspects
Measles

Date

1869-10-27

Format

letters (correspondence)

Extent

2 pages

Language

English

Identifier

letter_10_27_1869.pdf

Coverage

Ashe County (N.C.)

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