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Collection Reference Number GLC03791.028
From Archive Folder Collection of Franklin Cranor, B company, 40th regiment, Indiana, infantry 
Title Cranor Franklin to Delia Slocum regarding his time since he left Nashville
Date 13 July 1865
Author Cranor, Franklin (fl. 1862-1865)  
Recipient Slocum, Delia  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description . "I will give you a short not of our trials and trubells since we left Nashville[.]" He also reports that there next stop is in Texas, 900 miles away by water "and that is the way we will go[.]" He reports on hot weather and poor health, but also that he has been recommended for 2nd Lieutenant. He stops his letter as a result of sickness which he reports in his conclusion written the 15th.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Union Soldier's Letter  Soldier's Letter  Reconstruction  American West  Texas  Travel  Health and Medical  
Place written New Orleans, Louisiana
Theme The American Civil War; Reconstruction; Westward Expansion
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Civil War: Theater of War Lower Seaboard Theater and Gulf Approach  
Civil War: Unit 40th Indiana Regiment infantry, B company