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Dear Catharine, Dear Taylor: The Civil War Letters of a Union Soldier and His Wife

by Kiper, Richard L., Editor
Publisher: University of Kansas Press
Retail Price: $34.95
Issue: Spring 2003
ISBN: 070061205X

Editor, Richard L. Kiper, has brought together a compilation of 178 letters between Taylor Pierce and his wife, Catharine, written while Pierce was enlisted in the 22nd Iowa Volunteer Infantry Regiment. These letters document the couple's fierce allegiance to the Union and their abolitionist dispositions, as well as Taylor's descriptions of military life.

review of Dear Catharine, Dear Taylor: The Civil War Letters of a Union Soldier and His Wife, by Kiper, Richard L., Editor, Civil War Book Review, (Spring 2003).