Will Fisher Letters,1862-1863

Descriptive Summary

Title
Will Fisher Letters,1862-1863
Creator
Fisher, Will
Extent
4 items
Subjects
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885.
Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872.
Rosencrans, William S. (William Starke), 1819-1898.
United States.-- Army-- Military life.
Letterheads-- United States.
Camp Dennison (Ohio)
Camp Wickliffe (Ky.)
Kentucky-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Ohio-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Tennessee-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Casualties (Statistics, etc.)
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Economic aspects.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Personal narratives.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Will Fisher served as a Union soldier during the Civil War. Writing to his family from sites in Ky., Tenn., and Ohio, fisher, a Union soldier, talks of burying dead soldiers, camp conditions, money shortages, skirmishes with the Confederates, and several leaders such as Ulysses S. Grant, William Rosencrans, and George Meade; he also relays news he had heard about other advances. Finding aids are available in repository