Letter from Arza Bartholomew to his wife, Frank Bartholomew, dated September 10, 1862. In this letter, he discusses finances, arriving in Covington, Kentucky, the train ride, food, parades, and camp life.
Military Service Note
Bartholomew, Arza, Jr. Nunica. Enlisted in company G, Twenty-first Infantry, Aug. 14, 1862, at Grand Rapids, for 3 years, age 28. Mustered Sept. 3, 1862. Died at Murfreesboro, Tenn., May 8, 1863. Buried in Stone River National Cemetery, Murfreesboro, Tenn. Grave No. 1863