17th IL Inf. soldier’s letter/ BATTLE OF BELMONT, MO

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Featured is a fascinating and historic  Autograph Letter Signed (ALS), 4 pages (5” X 7”) written from Bird’s Point (MO) 11/13/61). The soldier is James R. Clark, Co. F, 17th IL Inf. And he writes his wife on patriotic (allegoric females) lettersheet about the battle. For full transcription of the letter, please see scan. Some aging otherwise Fine condition. Wonderful content about the early war Battle of Belmont, MO!

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