I’ve heard that civilian lumbermen and hunters made excellent soldiers in the Civil War. Is this true? Some of the best soldiers came from the
Barney Williams, (Bernard O’Flaherty) was born in Cork county Ireland in 1823. His parents immigrated to America when he was a young boy and settled
It all started simply enough. I was reading through other parts of the December 2, 1864 issue of The New York Times. I originally purchased
Headquarters 50th ovd Raleigh N.C. Apr 14th 1865 Dear Sister, You will doubtless be anxious to hear from me by the tune this will arrive.
Near Atlanta Ga. Aug 25th, 1864 Sister Harriet, When I last wrote, whom I wrote to, and what I wrote, is to me now a
Decatur Ga, Sept. 11th 1864 Dear Sister, I received a letter from you a few days ago. It was an old letter & would have