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    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, April 20, 1863

    • 1863-04-20
    • Daniel writes Sarepta that his troop went to Jacks burrow (Jacksboro) expecting to fight, but no enemy was there. He notices the corn is being planted in Tennessee and the trees are turning green, and wishes he were home to plant his own corn. He...
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, July 1, [1863]

    • 1863-07-01
    • Letter dated July 1, with 1963 penciled in by another archivist. Daniel tells Sarepta he has a bad cold. They just returned from a rainy 11 day march. They fought some Yankees that were tearing up the railroads as they came through the region, but...
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, May 31, 1863

    • 1863-05-31
    • Daniel has returned from Kentucky, saying the trip took 23 days. They had 2 battles with bushwhackers, and took cattle and hogs from them. He finishes by saying mail delivery may get difficult.
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, Feb. 26, 1863

    • 1863-02-26
    • The letters dated Feb 26 and 27, 1863 are written on the same piece of paper, one on each side. Daniel tells Sarepta he misses her and remarks on the hardships on so little food. He mentions that John is proud that Carline had a daughter.
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, May 18, 1863

    • 1863-05-18
    • Daniel tells Sarepta they are close to the Yanks and the Cumberland River. He is part of a 3 regiment force under Col. Palmer acting as general. He describes crossing rivers and the beautiful countryside. Daniel describes a fight with Tories as...
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, Aug. 15, [1863]

    • 1863-08-15
    • Letter dated August 15, with 1863 penciled in by another archivist. Daniel tells Sarepta that he, John Pace, and Francis Farmer have left for home, but have been stopped by militia who are rounding up conscripts in Webster, N.C.
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, April 7, [1863]

    • 1863-04-07
    • Letter dated April 7, with 1863 penciled in by previous archivist. Daniel tells Sarepta he is still sick, but getting better. The camp only draws quarter rations and so he is hungry. He wants her to tell him what she will do with the livestock...
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, [ca. Nov. 15, 1862]

    • 1862-11-15
    • Daniel Revis writes his wife saying he is well and hoping she and Slocum are as well. He has drawn his bounty and will bring it home as soon as he can. The letter is undated, but an archivist has noted a probable date of mid-November 1862.
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, Nov. 26, 1862

    • 1862-11-26
    • Daniel writes his wife that he is ill. Mitch has gone to Greenville, Tennessee with bad legs. Daniel has not received a letter from Sarepta for a while, and he can't get a furlough. He expects to leave Knoxville soon, but he doesn't know where they...
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Oath of Allegiance signed by Daniel W. Revis, Aug. 29, 1865

    • 1865-08-29
    • Oath of allegiance to the Union completed and signed by Daniel W. Revis and witnessed by four justices of the peace. It includes the statement that he agrees to "abide by and faithfully support all laws and proclamations which have been made during...
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, July 9, 1863

    • 1863-07-09
    • Daniel tells Sarepta he is well again. They have marched to Chattanooga and back, and are now in Loudon. He has not seen John Revis in a month and only John Morgan is with him of the boys, but he expects to reunite soon. He describes Buckner...
    • Revis, Daniel W.
    • Letter: Daniel W. Revis to Sarepta Revis, April 13, [1863]

    • 1863-04-13
    • Letter dated April 13, with 1863 penciled in by previous archivist. Daniel tells Sarepta he is well again. He wishes he were home, but doesn't see peace coming soon. He also asks her to tell "clint and birt and davis to nevr come hier for it is...
    • Revis, Daniel W.

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