Title - Edward C. Davidson to Mrs. Sarah Davidson. February 3, 1848
Date - February 3, 1848
Publication Information - Unpublished, n.p., February 3, 1848
Format - Letters (correspondence)
Collection - The University of Texas at Arlington Library, Special Collections.
Call Number - GA 159
Description - Edward C. Davidson was a first lieutenant in the 3rd Dragoons, U.S. Army, during the Mexican War. Letters by Edward C. Davidson to his parents, John and Sarah Davidson, in North Carolina. Davidson describes his life in Mexico during the Mexican War. In a letter from Camargo, Mexico, he describes an assignment from Gen. John E. Wool; and from a camp near Mier, Mexico, Davidson writes of cock fighting, guerrilla warfare, and an outbreak of smallpox.