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George W. Sill letter to unidentified recipient : autograph manuscript signed,, 1862

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2009MS244 George W. Sill letter to unidentified recipient : autograph manuscript signed, [1862] December 2009MS244 Finding aid prepared by Katie L.B. Henningsen University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2011 Feb. 17 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-07-15T10:30-0400 Describing Archives: A Content Standard George W. Sill letter to unidentified recipient : autograph manuscript signed, 2009MS244 University of Kentucky Special Collections 1 4 0.01 Cubic feet 1 item [1862] December Sill, George W. Preferred Citation note 2009MS244 : [identification of item], George W. Sill letter to unidentified recipient : autograph manuscript signed, [1862] December, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use note The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. Scope and Contents note ". . . still werking [sic] at the block house and I think we will be wirking [sic] at it for some time. . . I wish that you were here with us for we have all of the fun that we want and we have all kind of fresh meat to eat for every farmer has a bout 60 sheep and a bout the same of hogs. . . when ever we want eneything [sic] we gow [sic] and take it and huney [sic] there is no end to it . . . there was a barl [sic] of molasses [from a farmer]. . .we beat him and we got the molasses. . . I dont now [sic] that I will tell you eney [sic] thing more about our stealing. . .wer [sic] all out of the tent the other day and one tent seat fell and burnt every thing that we had. . ." Letter written on illustrated stationery depicting the Battle of Mill Springs (January 9, 1862). Biographical/Historical note No information found. Raynors' Historical Collectible Auctions. United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence.