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This undated, handwritten letter, is written from C. L. Coffey to Captain Darden concerning Coffey's shoe business, the type of currency he accepts as payment and whether or not he will be able to make Darden a pair of shoes. The edge of the blue paper are jagged and ripped. A note about the weight of "the hide" dates the letter around July 18, 1865.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Darden, Putnam; Boots and shoes; Currency
correspondence: 2 leaves
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections Division, Manuscripts Unit, Darden Family Papers, Box 1, Folder 2, Papers dealing with the Confederacy, 1860-1865 and undated.
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Darden Family Papers, Box 1, Series I, Legal and military papers, 1835-1919, Folder 2, Business papers: Miscellaneous, 1839-1865 and undated, Archives and Special Collections Division, Mississippi State University