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The past two days have been almost insupportable

Head Qrs. Co. “A” 129th Regt. Ills. Vol. Infty. Nashville, Tenn., October 16th/63 My Dear Wife Yours of the 9th & 10th inst. reached me this morning.1 The past two days have been almost insupportable. The last letter was recd. … Continue reading

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I do feel sadly disappointed and very uneasy

Thursday, Octr. 15th 1863 Dear Wife Unfortunately I have recd. no letter to-day. I have been working on some Ordnance reports, trying to keep my mind engaged but with little effect. I do feel sadly disappointed and very uneasy. I … Continue reading

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My mind has been ill at ease all day to-day

Head Qrs. Co. “A” 129th Ills. Vol. Infty. Nashville, Tenn., Octr. 14th 1863 My Dear Wife I felt very much disappointed in not hearing from you this morning, not having reed, any word from you yesterday. My mind has been … Continue reading

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The music you sent me arrived this morning

Head Qrs. Co. “A” 129th Ills. Vol. Nashville, Term., Octr. 2nd 1863 My Dear Wife The music you sent me arrived this morning with your letter of the 24th inst.,1 & one from Bro. Johnie which you will find enclosed.2 … Continue reading

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