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William Taylor Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1992.18
Scope and Contents Letters, September 1862 through October 1864, from Captain William Taylor, a soldier in the Pennsylvania Regiment during the American Civil War. The letters were written from camps in Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky, Illinois, Tennessee, Mississippi, Indiana, and Maryland to his wife Jane McKnight Taylor. Included are his descriptions of the Battle of Fredericksburg, the shelling of Vicksburg, the fighting, retreat, and siege outside of Knoxville, the siege of Petersburg, and the Petersburg mine...

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  • Subject: Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 X
  • Subject: Siege of Petersburg, Va. (Richmond-Petersburg Campaign), 1864-1865 X
  • Subject: Fredericksburg (Va.), Battle of, 1862 X