May 5th, 1865 Duvalls Bluff Ark Sister Jane i have just received and read your second letter i am not very well but wtill i do duty i was on picket the last 24 hours and just came in this morning i think i would be well but i have a diaree for the last two weeks i wrote to you as soon as i get your first letter and i got them all that was sent to Jackson
Devalls Bluff Ark. March 6th 1865. Dear Aunt I have just received a letter from Father stating that he had just been to Mich on a visit I did not think he would ever get time to go but it seems he found time in some way.
Had Qrs Department of Arkansas Little Rock Arkansas Nov 15 1864 Orders: 1864 Parole Countersign
Jaxon, July 4th /62 Friend Emeline. This is the second letter that I have writen to you and have, as yet recived no answer, but perhaps the first one was [ ? ] so I will write again hopeing to hear from you soo. This will see is the fourth day of July, and it is warm enough to bake bread in the rays of the sun.