RIVERS, LAURENCE, 1878?-1898
From The Citadel Archives Guide
Letters 1898 June-Sept.
Soldier in 3rd Regiment, Company F, United States Army.
Written to his family in Walterboro, South Carolina concerning his activities in the summer and fall of 1898 at Camp Price, Macon, Georgia; Camp Ray, Savannah, Georgia and Camp Lawton, Guantanamo, Cuba. Rivers died in Cuba. Twenty-six letters are arranged chronologically.
A1984.24 (Criswell box 2, folder 2)
Enlisted in U.S. Army and stationed in Camp Lawton, Guantanamo, Cuba - the environment, architecture, insects, fowl, crops, as well as camp life and amusing incidents.
Finding aid in repository.
A1984.24 (Criswell box 2, file 26)
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