In this letter to his parents, Evans writes about the advance of his unit toward Opelousas and New Orleans, and the general weather and living conditions faced by his unit.
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his parents from Camp 96, Ohio Volunteer Infantry , October 31, 1863" (1863). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence. 94.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_06_18-19_18631031)