Daniel Lauer Letters, 1861

Descriptive Summary

Title
Daniel Lauer Letters, 1861
Creator
Lauer, Daniel
Extent
2 items
Subjects
Camp Boyle (Ky.)
Camp Dennison (Ohio)
Camp Tod (Ky.)
United States.-- Army.-- Ohio Infantry Regiment, 19th (1861-1865)
Kentucky-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Louisville (Ky.)-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Ohio-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Lauer was a soldier with the Ohio Volunteer Infantry, 19th Regiment during the Civil War. After a stay at Camp Dennison (Ohio), Lauer and the Ohio Volunteer Infantry, 19th Regiment joined 10 other regiments at Camp Tod, five miles south of Louisville, Ky.; he describes a brief encounter with Confederates after moving to Camp Boyle near Columbia, Ky.; letters are dated Nov. 21 and 19 Dec. 1861. Cards available in repository