Hobbs Family Papers

Authors

N. H. Boyd

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Letter to Eudora Hobbs in Salem, North Carolina, from her cousin, N. H. Boyd, in Jackson, Mississippi, regarding Christmas happenings and other family news. Boyd mentions a postponed hanging of two slaves, one for killing an overseer and one for stealing. She also writes about Mississippi's secession from the Union. 1861.

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ISBN

51-F3-1

Publication Date

1-13-1861

Time Period

1860-1869

Keywords

CHARM

Format (original)

correspondence: 1 p. ; 19 X 26.5 cm.

Format (digital)

JPEG

Digital ID

C_ASERL_2010_0011

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Department, Manuscripts Division, Hobbs Family Papers, Folder 3

Repository

Manuscripts Division

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Letter, N. H. Boyd to Eudora Hobbs, January 13, 1861

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