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Sturges Sigler writes to Thomas that his business is in such shape he needs to refrain from joining the volunteer infantry. He offers Thomas advice on attracting the attention of his superiors while enlisted.
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promotion; camp life
Sigler, Sturges Solomon, 1835-1903 -- Correspondence; United States. Army -- Military life
Sigler, Sturges S., "Letter from Sturges S. Sigler to Thomas S. Armstrong" (1862). Harvey Collection Letters. 52.
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