The Letters

The Letters of Oliver Cromwell Case

The letters below are part of a collection of 32 letters of Oliver Cromwell Case written to his sister Abbie found in their original form in the collection of the Simsbury Historical Society. At least two other letters are known to exist, one of which is currently for sale at Excelsior Brigade was written to a friend from Newbern, North Carolina on June 6th 1862.

The transcription all 32 of the letters written by Oliver to his sister Abbie are linked below by date:

20 October 1861

28 October 1861

31 October 1861

3 November 1861

11 November 1861

13 November 1861

28 November 1861

10 December 1861

13 December 1861

16 December 1861

17 December 1861

21 December 1861

25 December 1861

30 December 1861

3 January 1862

7 January 1862

9 January 1862

19 January 1862

26 January 1862

19 February 1862

27 February 1862

4 March 1862

11 March 1862

16 March 1862

6 April 1862

17 April 1862

28 April 1862

8 May 1862

24 May 1862

30 May 1862

3 June 1862

7 August 1862