A Guide to the William W. Tinkle Letter, 1864 Tinkle, William W. Letter Ms1989-048

A Guide to the William W. Tinkle Letter, 1864

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Collection Number Ms1989-048


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Collection Number
William W. Tinkle Letter, 1864
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Tinkle, William W.

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Scope and Content

Soldier in the 7th Indiana Infantry, Company F, in the Civil War. Letter written to Captain J. M. Jones, July 10, 1864, describing the siege of Petersburg, Virginia. Included is a list of the casualties in his company since May of that year.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Civil War
  • Petersburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865