Norman S. Andrews letter

Descriptive Summary

Title
Norman S. Andrews letter
Date
1864 October 17
Creator
Andrews, Norman S.
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Subjects
Soldiers--Correspondence.
Soldiers--Kentucky.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Social life and customs.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2012MS213: [identification of item], Norman S. Andrews letter, 1864 October 17, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
During the Civil War, Norman S. Andrews, surveyor and engineer, first served as First Lieutenant in Battery F, 1st Michigan Light Artillery (1861-1864) before his promotion to Colonel in the summer of 1864. He commanded the 12th U. S. Colored Artillery until the end of the war. In 1866, he became U.S. Marshal for the Eastern Division.
Michigan in the Civil War. Bentley Historical Library. University of Michigan. n.d. Web. 8 March 2012.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of a letter from Colonel Norman S. Andrews to Dr. [T. F. Bill] in Louisville, inviting him to send the his best speakers on [widow's day] to Lexington where the army will have a barbeque.

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