About the Digital Collection
Letters from George Carrick to his wife Emily, detailing troop movements, camp life, and soldier's pay. Place names include Ohio, Chattanooga (Tenn.), Fort Pulaski, (Ga.), Kentucky, and Alabama. Also includes a letter from his wife; a letter to Joseph Richards from William Eichelberger, 46th Regiment, Company C of the Pennsylvania Volunteers; two letters from a relative, Alfred Carley, from Camp Nelson (Nicholasville, Ky.); and a letter from the Provost Marshal, [90th District?] in Ohio, [John?] Foster, informing Emily Carrick that her husband is missing in battle. Carrick's regiment appears to be Company G, 64th Regiment, Ohio infantry.