Creator

Date Original

1861-1871

Description

This collection contains twenty-four Civil War letters written by Nathaniel Pierce; one 1862 letter written by his superior officer, W.F. Stofford, to Pierce's mother; and one written by Pierce after the war.

Biographical/Historical Note

Nathaniel Pierce was a Union soldier, who joined the 14th Regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry in Toledo,Ohio, on August 26, 1861, at the age of fifteen. He served as a musician in Company G and mustered out in July 1865. He participated in numerous engagements, including the Chattanooga and Atlanta campaigns. The majority of his letters are to his mother, Sarah Pierce.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Ohio

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.013.015

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Nathaniel G. Pierce correspondence, SMC.013.015

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Nathaniel G. Pierce correspondence, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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