Thomas Berry Letter, 1862 December 17

Descriptive Summary

Title
Thomas Berry Letter, 1862 December 17
Creator
Berry, Thomas
Extent
1 item
Subjects
Tennessee-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Confiscations and contributions.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Equipment and supplies.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Thomas Berry, of Knox County, Ill., was a Union soldier during the Civil War. Berry, of Knox County, Ill., writes about his encampment near Nashville, Tenn.; tells how food and clothes are plentiful and liquor and tobacco are expensive, but notes Rebel supplies are very low; describes accompanying a foraging train of 130 wagons; relates the health of his regiment, and is complimentary of Tennessee. Finding aids available in repository