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Nathaniel Clinton Howard was a private in Company D, 135th Regiment, Illinois Volunteers during the America Civil War. He died at Schofield Barracks, St. Louis, September 1, 1864.
The collection contains twenty-nine letters by Howard, during his service with the Illinois Volunteers. Most of the letters were written to his wife and children in Pilot, Illinois, in 1864.
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[Identification of item], Nathaniel Clinton Howard letters, A 055, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.