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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Celia Shrock Civil War Letters



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Creator: Shrock, Celia
Title: Celia Shrock Civil War Letters
Dates: 1862-1863
Abstract: Three letters from a Confederate army private stationed in Texas to Celia Shrock of Waterville, Texas.
Extent 3 items
Language Materials are in English.
Repository Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

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Three letters from a Confederate army private stationed in Texas to Celia Shrock of Waterville, Texas. The writer is identified only by his first name, William, and his initials, W.H.B., and his name may have been William Burkhart. The letters were sent from Velasco, Camp Lubbock (near Houston), and Matagorda. William discusses personal matters as well as describing his experiences as a soldier.

Typed transcripts of letters included.

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Celia Shrock Civil War Letters, 1862-1863, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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2.325/A158 Celia Shrock Civil War Letters from Private William (originals and transcripts), 1862-1863

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