huffmanletters_opt-227x300In 1861, sixteen year old William Henry Huffman of Darlington Township, Beaver County, enlisted in the Union Army. As part of the 100th PA regiment (Roundheads) based in Lawrence County, he participated in over 20 battles, including Fredericksburg and Vicksburg.

Paisley brings Huffman’s story to life through his discussion of the young man’s letters, highlighting his experiences during the war.

 

 Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast

vv-podcast-ep32-cover-artOn episode 32 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, Jay Paisley talks about The Huffman Letters: Civil War Letters to Beaver County, Pennsylvania.  Recorded September 30, 2016.  Host: Kevin Farkas.