The facsimiles of Oscar Easley correspondence collection contains photocopies of nine letters written by Oscar Easley to his wife, Amy, during the Civil War from 1862 to 1864.
Biographical / Historical
Oscar Easley was a carpenter with the United States Army in the 84th Illinois Infantry Regiment on the Western front during the Civil War. He served Tennessee and Alabama, and wrote home to his wife, Amy, in Illinois.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Kim A. Scott donated the facsimiles of Oscar Easley correspondence collection to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on 1999 June 23.