In the News: Capt. O. S. B. Wall, 104th USCI, an African American Commissioned Officer Writes to His Hometown Newspaper
The Lorain County News, Oberlin, Ohio
July 19, 1865
Letter from Capt. O.S.B. Wall
PORT ROYAL, S.C.,
June 24th, 1865.
EDITOR OF THE NEWS, OBERLIN, O.:
I have thought for some time that it might not be amiss to drop you a line, with reference to myself since I arrived in this department, and to say something of other matters that may be of interest to a few of your many patrons.
About the 1st of last April, I was ordered to Savannah, Ga.,… Read more