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  • All fields: Larkin S. Kendrick Papers 1861-1874. State Archives of North Carolina
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    • Letter: Thomas L. Kendrick to Larkin S. Kendrick, Sept. 20, 1864

    • 1864-09-20
    • Letter very faded. Thomas writes his brother Larkin detailing Wade Hampton's beefsteak raid across Union lines in Sept. 1864 which gained the South over 2,500 cattle and 300 prisoners. He then talks of the religious feeling in the company.
    • Kendrick, Thomas L.
    • Letter: Thomas L. Kendrick to Larkin S. Kendrick, Sept. 1, 1864

    • 1864-09-01
    • Sgt. Thomas Kendrick of the 37th Regt. NC Infantry writes his brother Larkin describing the battles he has been in during the Petersburg campaign. In particular he describes the Battle at Fussell's Mill on Aug. 16, 1864 where Capt. Ragin was...
    • Kendrick, Thomas L.
    • Letter: Arthur P. Putnum to Larkin and Mary C. Kendrick, June 4, 1863

    • 1863-06-04
    • Arthur Putnam, Larkin Kendrick's brother-in-law, serves in Company C of the 15th Regiment, NC Infantry. They have hard marching and little to eat. Some men in the brigade are to be shot soon. Martin Putnam received Mary Whitworth's love, and many...
    • Putnum, Arthur P.
    • Letter: Arthur P. Putnam to Larkin S. Kendrick, Sept. 5, 1864

    • 1864-09-05
    • Arthur Putnam writes Larkin telling him how his unit has dug holes and ditches around Petersburg to hide in during artillery fire, as well as store food in. He lists the prices of food items near Petersburg.
    • Putnam, Arthur P.; Putnum, Arthur P.;
    • Letter: David R. Hoyle to Larkin S. Kendrick, Feb. 5, 1863

    • 1863-02-05
    • Capt. David Hoyle of Co. F writes to Kendrick saying that he should draw his bounty at the hospital. He received the clothes that Mary sent Larkin, but had to sell most of them because they were marching and could only take what they could carry....
    • Hoyle, David R.
    • Letter: John L. Putnam to Benjamin Putnam, Aug. 7, 1863

    • 1863-08-07
    • John L. Putnam, Mary C. Kendrick's brother, writes their father, Benjamin Putnam. The 15th Regt await Union forces. Putnam thinks Gen. Lee may come, but he doesn't know if there will be a fight or not. It is hot. Benjamin sent John a list of...
    • Putnam, John L.
    • Letter: Larkin S. Kendrick to Mary C. Kendrick, March 16, 1862

    • 1862-03-16
    • Larkin tells Mary that they are prepared for a Union attack, but do not know if it will come. Michael Carpenter is going home. Larkin does not know why Mary Catherine has not been receiving his letters. He reassures her of his devotion to her.
    • Kendrick, Larkin S.
    • Letter: Samantha G. Brown to Mary C. Kendrick, April 4, 1862

    • 1862-04-04
    • Encapsulated letter. Samantha Brown, a friend of Mary Kendrick's, tells Mary that Larkin and other injured or sick soldiers have been moved to a hospital. Samantha says that Larkin is doing well and will write to her which hospital he has gone to....
    • Brown, Samantha G.
    • Letter: Larkin S. Kendrick to Mary C. Kendrick, May 8, 1862

    • 1862-05-08
    • Larkins writes Mary saying he has been in the hospital 22 days with pneumonia and rheumatism in his hips and legs, but he is doing better. He wants her to write him. The regiment is at Guinea Station, Va. (near Fredericksburg) and that even though...
    • Kendrick, Larkin S.
    • Letter: Larkin S. Kendrick, October 15, 1861

    • 1861-10-15
    • Kendrick writes his father describing the gathering of companies for the regiment. To his wife he says he hopes she will trust God while he is gone, and asks her to tell him about the harvest. Kendrick dated the letter on the second page. A...
    • Kendrick, Larkin S.
    • Letter: Larkin S. Kendrick, October 30, 1861

    • 1861-10-30
    • Larkin tries to reassure Mary away from her worries about their parting with strong religious convictions. He felt his liberty threatened and thus enlisted. He asks for a quilt, and briefly describes the living conditions in camp.
    • Kendrick, Larkin S.
    • Letter: Larkin S. Kendrick, Dec. 20, 1861

    • 1861-12-20
    • Larkin tells Mary about their new camp, and has learned some news of possible English involvement in the war. Their payroll has arrived, but they have not drawn it yet.
    • Kendrick, Larkin S.
    • Letter: Elizabeth Ann Kendrick to Larkin S. Kendrick, Dec. 21. 1861

    • 1861-12-21
    • Larkin's sister Elizabeth tells him that his wife (whom she calls Catherine) is worried about him. Cousin D.D. Kendrick fears his troop will go to Kentucky and never return. Elizabeth tells Larkin to continue praying for everyone's safety.
    • Kendrick, Elizabeth Ann;
    • Letter: Larkin S. Kendrick To Mary C. Kendrick, Jan. 20, 1862

    • 1862-01-20
    • Larkin is sorry Mary has had difficulty with a neighbor looking for the payment of money. He had to bury a fellow soldier. He ends with a colorful description of his longing to see them, using imagery from nature and religion. A postscript tells...
    • Kendrick, Larkin S.
    • Letter: Larkin S. Kendrick to Mary C. Kendrick, Jan. 21, 1862

    • 1862-01-21
    • Letter on paper for Confederate States of America, manufactured by W. & J. Bonitz, Goldsboro, N.C. Paper contains a printed cannon and poem, is designed for letters, with space for date, and lines to aid the writer. Written in pencil which is faint...
    • Kendrick, Larkin S.
    • Letter: Larkin S. Kendrick to Mary C. Kendrick, March 3, 1862

    • 1862-03-03
    • Letter on paper for Confederate States of America, manufactured by W. & J. Bonitz, Goldsboro, N.C. Paper contains a printed cannon and poem, is designed for letters, with space for date, and lines to aid the writer. Larkin's regiment has moved from...
    • Kendrick, Larkin S.

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