Letters, 1863-1865, received by Etta Adee of Barrington , N. Y. from "brother John" with [29th Iowa Infantry Regiment] in Arkansas and Louisiana; and from John S. Miller of 29th Iowa Infantry stationed as provost guard at St. Louis, Mo. One letter describes Battle of Jenkins Ferry in which the Iowa unit stormed a Confederate battery along with troops from 2nd Kansas Infantry (later 83rd United States Colored Troops.)
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Source: Henry Harris. Purchase
Edwin C. Bearss, Steele's Retreat from Camden and the Battle of Jenkins Ferry (Little Rock, 1967).
Adee Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.