|Posted on September 7, 2011 at 1:45 PM|
Your Affectionate Son - Letters form a Civil War Soldier is a new book with a collection of 34 letters that were written by James Cleaver to his father, Charles Cleaver. James Cleaver served with the 37th PA Regiment, 8th Reserve, Company F from Bedford County. The book provides a first-hand account of the Civil War from 1861-1864.
A list of soldiers in his company are included on the corresponding website.
The author, Milann Daugherty, will be holding book signings this weekend. Saturday, she will be signing books at the Bedford Historical Society from 1 to 4 p.m. She will also be at the Everett Train Station from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday. She will speak at 2:00 on Sunday, and refreshments will be served during the open house.