Herkner Civil War letter
Joseph Carl Herkner - 1863
On the right a letter written in old German by Joseph C. Herkner to his mother, dated Septembe 13, 1863 from Stevenson, Alabama. On the left is a typed translation of the letter. He writes, while traveling by train, about building a bridge across the Tennessee River.
|Title||Herkner Civil War letter|
|Creator||Joseph Carl Herkner|
|Format||Letter 8 X 4 in. and transcription|
Title by cataloger. The writing from the reverse page shows through the paper.
|Collection||John L. Gelderloos|