Clark, William T. (SC 939)

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Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &
William T. Clark; William Clark; Civil War; Hardin County; Kentucky; Military life; Military History; United States History
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Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 939. Letter, 28 November 1861, written by William T. Clark, Camp Nolin, Hardin County, Kentucky, to his aunt, Elisabeth Thompson, East Nottingham, Pennsylvania. He describes the setting up and moving out of a camp; estimates there are about 40 to 50,000 troops in the area; mentions Simon Bolivar Buckner’s presence in Bowling Green, Kentucky.