Huntington Library sets out to decode thousands of Civil War telegrams hidden for a century: 'It's mind-boggling'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
They ticked out news of typhoid, scurvy and fear. They spoke of long marches and vast battles. They hummed with frailty and humor, fretting over drunken soldiers and praising the unwavering president of a fraying republic. They clacked in broken... Read more