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Robert expresses his wish that the Union would allow soldiers to commandeer food and livestock. With the camp assuming "a business aspect," Robert begins to make shoes to order for locals.
Daily Zanesville Courier
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Grand Junction, TN
looting; Secesh; livestock; provisions; death (military); camp life; troop movement; Mortimer D. Leggett
War correspondents; United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 78th (1861-1865); Hanson, Robert, ca. 1825-???? -- Correspondence
Hanson, Robert, "Letter from Robert Hanson to Thomas S. Armstrong" (1862). Harvey Collection Newspapers. 9.