Eldregde Papers

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Letter from Josephine Magruder in Sharon, Mississippi, to her brother, Henry Archibald Magruder. She mentions that a Mr. Clark is leaving with supplies for the Confederate and Camden Rifles (Companies C and G of the 18th Mississippi Infantry, respectively). She also mentions that she made her brother a sentinel cap and asks if he has done any marching. She tells him that Cam Leflore is trying to recruit Indians to the army. The letter contains other news about family, friends, and slaves. 1861.

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ISBN

191-1

Publication Date

9-27-1861

Time Period

1860-1869

Keywords

ASERL

Object Type

text

Format (original)

correspondence: 1 p. ; 31.5 X 20 cm.

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

C_ASERL_2010_0005

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Department, Manuscripts Division, Eldredge papers, Folder 2

Repository

Manuscripts Division, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

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Letter, Josephine Magruder to H. A. Magruder; 9/27/1861

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