Local News depicting eastern Howard County in Indiana. Headlines: Conditions Damp and Dismal-Enjoyment Not DiminishedProm Royalty; School Board Member to Relocate; Community Service Day; Celebratin Preservation Month
Local News depicting eastern Howard County in Indiana. Headlines: Schools Seeking 500 Participants; State DOT Refuses to Lower Speed Limits; Town Officers Elected; Council Votes Flat Fee; Sesquicentennial Excitement Growing
Letters; Milroy family--Correspondence; Oaths--United States; United States. Army--Drill and tactics; Emancipation Proclamation; Milroy, Mary--Travel preparations
A letter to Milroy's wife, Mary, writing that "My will is absolute law" in Winchester. People needing supplies from Baltimore ask for passes and are denied unless they take the oath. He writes about the Emancipation Proclamation, and the local...
A draft of a letter sent to Adjutant General's office, summarizing Milroy's military career and asking for reinstatement of duties. Accompanying this letter is a letter from Major Gordon, also outlining his military efforts during the war.