Norville Hardie Revelle Letters,1864-1865

Descriptive Summary

Title
Norville Hardie Revelle Letters,1864-1865
Creator
Revelle, Norville Hardie
Extent
12 Items
Subjects
United States.-- Army.-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States.-- Army-- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States.-- Army.-- New Jersey Infantry Regiment, 34th (1863 -1866)
Executions and executioners-- Kentucky.
Guerrillas-- Kentucky.
Kentucky-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Destruction and pillage.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Prisoners and prisons.
United States-- History-- Civil War, 1861-1865-- Underground movements.
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Union soldier with the 34th New Jersey Infantry. Letter written to his brother while serving in the 34th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry in Kentucky and Louisiana during the war and Alabama after the war. Revelle was released from military prison to serve in the war. Action in Kentucky was against guerrilla activity and tells of the capture of several prisoners and describes the execution of one prisoner. Card file in repository