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Collection Reference Number GLC02415.051
From Archive Folder Collection of James H. Kellogg, I company, 21st regiment, Michigan, infantry 
Title James H. Kellog to Mary discusses his gladness at their daughter Nellie is attending school
Date 7 October 1863
Author Kellogg, James H. (fl. 1862-1864)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description He is glad their daughter Nellie is attending school for he says all they have to give them is an education and it is better than gold or silver. He goes on to brag that he is used to hard living now and has gotten by on nothing but hard bread for days.
Subjects Soldier's Letter  Civil War  Military History  Union Forces  Union Soldier's Letter  Infantry  Children and Family  Women's Education  Education  Women's History  Diet and Nutrition  Military Provisions  Military Rations  
People Kellogg, James H. (fl. 1862-1864)  
Place written Louisville, Kentucky
Theme The American Civil War; Children & Family; Education
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 Main Western Theater  
Civil War: Unit 21st Michigan Infantry, I company