In this letter to his parents, Evans writes about the regiment's movement toward Frankfort, Kentucky on their way to Vicksburg, Mississippi. Evans writes at length about an incident where a man on horseback harassed a 14-year-old soldier named Bill.
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his parents from a camp at Frankfort, Kentucky, November 12, 1862" (1862). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence and Diary. 27.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_02_10_18621112)