Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
Norman S. Andrews letter
1864 October 17
University of Kentucky Special Collections
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2012MS213: [identification of item], Norman S. Andrews letter, 1864 October 17, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
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During the Civil War, Norman S. Andrews, surveyor and engineer, first served as First Lieutenant in Battery F, 1st Michigan Light Artillery (1861-1864) before his promotion to Colonel in the summer of 1864. He commanded the 12th U. S. Colored Artillery until the end of the war. In 1866, he became U.S. Marshal for the Eastern Division.
Michigan in the Civil War. Bentley Historical Library. University of Michigan. n.d. Web. 8 March 2012.
The collection consists of a letter from Colonel Norman S. Andrews to Dr. [T. F. Bill] in Louisville, inviting him to send the his best speakers on [widow's day] to Lexington where the army will have a barbeque.