Clayton, William Henry Harrison.

A damned Iowa greyhound : the Civil War letters of William Henry Harrison Clayton / edited by Donald C. Elder III. - Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©1998. - xiii, 231 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm

Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-219) and index.

We were mustered into the service yesterday -- We are in the Army of the Frontier -- It was aperfect slaughter pen -- Vicksburg is ours -- We held them at bay for two hours -- If the North would remain united -- We will be apt to wake things up in Alabama -- I long to get upon Old Chequest again.

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Clayton, William Henry Harrison--Correspondence.

United States. Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 19th (1862-1865)

Soldiers--Iowa--Van Buren County--Correspondence.

Iowa--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives.
West (U.S.)--History--Campaigns.--Civil War, 1861-1865
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives.
United States--History--Campaigns.--Civil War, 1861-1865
Van Buren County (Iowa)--Biography.

E507.5 19th / .C57 1998