Oakley Archival Papers

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Letter, Alex W. Feemster in Selma, Alabama, to his wife, Loulie Feemster, who has traveled to Enterprise, Mississippi. He tells her that his hand is swollen and that he is fighting ''a feeling of gloom and despondency.'' Charly wrote with an account of the Battle of Harrisburg (Miss.), (Battle of Tupelo); Charly was stunned and partially paralyzed on one side for a day or two. Two days later, he writes that his hand is still stiff and sore. The monthly rations are going to be distributed. 1864.

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ISBN

235-29

Publication Date

7-31-1864

Time Period

1860-1869

Object Type

text

Format (original)

correspondence: 1p and 1 leaf ; 21.5 X 14 cm.

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

C_ASERL_2010_0078

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Department, Manuscripts Division, Oakley Family Papers

Repository

Manuscripts

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

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

Letter, Alex W. Feemster to Loulie Feemster, July 31, 1864

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