R.M. Rucker Letter

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Creator:Rucker, R. M., 1845-
Title:R.M. Rucker Letter

This collection consists of one letter from Confederate soldier, R.M. Rucker. Rucker wrote to his Mother in March of 1863 from Tullahoma, Tennessee. In the letter he refers to the fight at Murfreesboro and refers to Union soldiers stripping the people of their corn and stock. Note: Envelope addressed to "Samuel R. Rucker," but the letter is addressed to "Mother."

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Rucker, R. M., 1845- --Correspondence | Soldiers--Tennessee--Correspondence | Stones River, Battle of, Murfreesboro, Tenn., 1862-1863 | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives, Confederate | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Destruction and pillage--Tennessee | United States, Tennessee
Institution:William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library
Contributors:William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library (University of Alabama)
Original Material:

R.M. Rucker Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama.

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Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://purl.lib.ua.edu/18299