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Culpepper Court House Va March 14th 1862 Dear One, I am nearly one hundred miles from where I was when I wrote you last, after seven days march over a turn pike road. We evacuated Leesburg on the [7th] and … Continue reading

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The Journey: To Union City, Tennessee

“I got so tired coming up here,” I (D) Company’s Pvt. Nimrod Newton Nash wrote his wife Mollie on May 26, 1861. “They put us in box cars with six inch plank for seats & you know that was not … Continue reading

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