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This is a handwritten set of poems written by Jimmy Goranly. The first poem, titled "To Carrie's Album" is a love poem about going through the darkness until fair skies bring them together. The second poem is untitled and wishes the reader to find peace through "Life's troubled ocean" and is joyful in death.
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections Division, Manuscripts Unit, Darden Family Papers, Box 2, Series IV, Speeches and Newspaper clippings, Folder 8, speeches and poems, 1855-1856 and undated
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Darden Family Papers, Box 2, Series IV, Speeches and Newspaper clippings, 1855-56 and undated, Folder 8, speeches and poems, 1855-1856 and undated, Archives and Special Collections Division, Mississippi State University