Agnew4

Transcription: 

1863
camp foster July 19
Dear father and mother
brother and sister i
take the opportunity
to drop you a few lines that
i am well i have
nothing new to write
it is hot time now
they Say there are
fighting at Savanah Some
talk of us going
there we here that
brag has moved Some
of his wagon to rome
it looks like the
yankees are pushing
the pole now i was
at preaching to day at
cartersville [1] come soon
we ma not leave here
for Some time if we
do move you can come
anyhow if mother cant
[page 2]
general in spection
this eaving of arms
they do some big thing ever
Sunday Jesse is well
i would like to come
home and there is no
chance Send me a few
peaches by Mr morgan
if you have any and
if you get this before
he starts write soon no
more at present but
still remain Son until
death J S Agnew

Footnotes: 
  1. Cartersville in Bartow County, Georgia
Date: 
July 19, 1863
Collection: 

Author(s)

Unit: 
Company B, 9 GA Infantry
Rank: 
Private to Corporal

Recipient(s)

Other: 
Agnew Patriarch
Other: 
Agnew Matriarch

From

From State: 
Georgia
From Municipality: 
From County: 
Cass
From Note: 
Camp Foster

To

To State: 
Georgia
To County: 
Chattooga

Transcription/Proofing Info

Transcriber: 
Michael Ellis
Transcription Date: 
December, 2012
Proof Date: 

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