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Note signed N. Lyon [Nathaniel Lyon], in camp, to Colonel White [Robert White], Boonville, July 4, 1861

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Identifier: D06790

Title: Note signed N. Lyon [Nathaniel Lyon], in camp, to Colonel White [Robert White], Boonville, July 4, 1861

Description: States, "I have your note by Capt. Oliver…deals summarily with the presumption of secessionists - we have been too noble. I get along as well as could be expected."

Transcription: I have your note by Capt Oliver — he got out of his way — deal summarily with the presumption of secessionists — we have been too mild[?]. I get along as well as could be expected.


Yours truly.


N. Lyon[Nathaniel Lyon]


Col White

Boonville


July 4. 1861

In camp.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: 1861-07-04

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Lyon, Nathaniel, 1818-1861

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Armed Forces

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