Monthly Archives: November 2014

I arrived here about 3 hours ago

Newark. N. J. Nov 18th 1864 My Dear Mother. I arrived here about 3 hours ago & I wil now take time & write back to you. I came through all safe but was laid over 12 hours at Jackson … Continue reading

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McOmber’s November letter

Spencer wrote only one letter in November. In his final October letter, he had expressed his hope that he would be granted a furlough. Fortunately, he did receive the furlough and the one letter he wrote to his mother is … Continue reading

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