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George justifies his decision not to re-up; describes the aftermath of a battlefield outside Atlanta.

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Publication Date

9-28-1864

City

Near Atlanta, GA

Keywords

battle; death (military); prisoners; Secesh; Mortimer D. Leggett; mustering out

Subject Headings

Porter, George Washington, 1838-1888 -- Correspondence; Porter familiy -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Corps, 17th (1862-1865); Atlanta, Battle of (Georgia : 1864); Prisoners of War

Letter from George W. Porter to Francis P. Porter

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