• Creator
  • Hoskinson, Riley M.
  • Created Date
  • 1863
  • Description
  • A provisions master for the Union Army. Riley M. Hoskinson, describes the horrors of a Civil War field hospital before recounting how he and his son Stuart (who enlisted with him) were captured by the Confederate Army but managed to escape and eventually find their regiment. Written from Chattanooga, Tennessee.
  • Format
  • text
    Letter (correspondence)
    16 leaves : 31 x 20
    Scanned from original text or image at 400 dpi saved in TIFF format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2006