In this letter to his father, Evans writes that they have reached the end of the railway and that Confederate soldiers have been active in the area. He also describes how shopkeepers exchanged Confederated money for United States currency and "state money."
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his father from Camp at Nicholasville, Kentucky, November 06, 1862" (1862). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence and Diary. 23.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_02_06_18621106)