The Resource Do they miss me at home? : the Civil War letters of William McKnight, Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry, edited by Donald C. Maness and H. Jason Combs, (electronic resource/)

Do they miss me at home? : the Civil War letters of William McKnight, Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry, edited by Donald C. Maness and H. Jason Combs, (electronic resource/)

Label
Do they miss me at home? : the Civil War letters of William McKnight, Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry
Title
Do they miss me at home?
Title remainder
the Civil War letters of William McKnight, Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald C. Maness and H. Jason Combs
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
William McKnight was a member of the Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry from September 1862 until his death in June of 1864. During his time of service, McKnight penned dozens of emotion-filled letters, primarily to his wife, Samaria, revealing the struggles of an entire family both before and during the war. This collection of more than one hundred letters provides in-depth accounts of several battles in Kentucky and Tennessee, such as the Cumberland Gap and Knoxville campaigns that were pivotal events in the Western Theater. The letters also vividly respond to General John Hunt Morga
Dewey number
973.7/471
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E525.6 7th
LC item number
.M35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Do they miss me at home? : the Civil War letters of William McKnight, Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry, edited by Donald C. Maness and H. Jason Combs, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=818171
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-266) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preparing for war (September 1862-January 1, 1863) -- Life as a soldier and divided Kentucky (January 8, 1863-July 8, 1863) -- The Fourth of July presents and John Hunt Morgans raid (July 11, 1863-August 20, 1863) -- Going for Dixie (August 25, 1863-March 28, 1864) -- The final months (April 1, 1864-June 21, 1864) -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: Ohio Civil War troop statistics -- Appendix B: List of officers, Seventh Regiment Ohio Volunteer Cavalry -- Appendix C: Major engagements listed for the Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry -- Appendix D: Official roster, Company K, Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry -- Appendix E: William McKnights poem to Samaria, April 4, 1852
Control code
ocn794698914
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Do they miss me at home? : the Civil War letters of William McKnight, Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry, edited by Donald C. Maness and H. Jason Combs, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=818171
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-266) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preparing for war (September 1862-January 1, 1863) -- Life as a soldier and divided Kentucky (January 8, 1863-July 8, 1863) -- The Fourth of July presents and John Hunt Morgans raid (July 11, 1863-August 20, 1863) -- Going for Dixie (August 25, 1863-March 28, 1864) -- The final months (April 1, 1864-June 21, 1864) -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: Ohio Civil War troop statistics -- Appendix B: List of officers, Seventh Regiment Ohio Volunteer Cavalry -- Appendix C: Major engagements listed for the Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry -- Appendix D: Official roster, Company K, Seventh Ohio Volunteer Cavalry -- Appendix E: William McKnights poem to Samaria, April 4, 1852
Control code
ocn794698914
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote

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