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Augustus Van Dyke to his parents

By Augustus Van Dyke

Abstract

Van Dyke reports that most of the soldiers spent the holidays getting drunk and having drunken fights.1860s (1860-1869)Romney (Va.)600ppiCivil War Home FrontDC045This Civil War Home Front collection was funded by LSTA

Topics: Van Dyke, Augustus M. (Augustus Mortimer), 1838-1918; Indiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence; Soldiers--Indiana--Gibson County--Family relationships; United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment,14th, (1861-1864); United States. Army of the Potomac; United States. Army. Department of the Tennessee.
Year: 1862
OAI identifier: oai:images.indianahistory.org:civil-war/2019
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