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dc.creatorLove, James A.
dc.date1863-01-24en_US
dc.date.accessioned2014-07-21T19:47:33Z
dc.date.available2014-07-21T19:47:33Z
dc.date.issued1863-01-24en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://repository.tcu.edu:443/handle/116099117/2079
dc.descriptionLittle Rock, AR. Stated he had not seen actionen_US
dc.formatPDF, 300dpien_US
dc.format.mediumPaperen_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.relationLove Family Lettersen_US
dc.rightsPrior written permission from TCU Special Collections required to use any photograph.en_US
dc.sourceBox 1, No. 52en_US
dc.subjectCivil Waren_US
dc.titleLetter: Love, James A. to Dick (Oliver?)en_US
dc.typeImageen_US
dc.identifier.digitool96606en_US
dc.date.captured2011-04-05en_US
dc.description.transcription[Two pages, front and back, one sheet. This letter is written in pencil on a piece of lined paper from which every extraneous bit appears to be torn] Little Rock Jany 24 1863 Dear Dick I have been waiting some time for a letter from you but have waited in vain Dick I would like to hear from you verry much We are having a rough time time of it here it has rained or snowed all the time I have not been a fight yet nor do I want to be Dick how are you and what are you doing are you driving John [or Joh or Jon] today I wish I was with you wee would have a good time of it When are you coming up here bring Bob with you and I will return with you Bring a bottle of the old Mans wine and a plug of tobacco Bring me something that is fit to eat for we do not get any thing that is fit to eat We had poor beef and bread with a little sugar after this is said all is said oh for such times as we have seen together Dont tell the old Lady how we are faring it may trouble her come (Page 2) up here dick and bring me a letter from Ellen I have never heard from her since I left home if you cant come write to me and tell me something about my people I am troubled about Ellen she was sick when I left [several words unreadable] know how she is This has given me a great deal of trouble Write to me soon Dick I want to hear from you I must close give my love to all enquiring friends nothing more from your friend and well wisher Jas A Love Ellen hand this to Dick [also on pencil, similar or same handwriting]


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  • Love Family Letters [84]
    The Love brothers - Cyrus, Samuel, James and John - fought for the Confederacy during the Civil War. The collection contains letters written by the family during the war.

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