Nannie Herndon Rice Family Papers

Authors

T. E. Percy

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Description

Letter from T. E. Percy, Jackson, Mississippi, to Augusta Hopkins Rice in Oktibbeha County, thanking her for her hospitality during a recent visit, mentioning his Yerger neighbors, telling her about Yankee soldiers who damaged his house, almost burning it, and also put salt in the pianos. The house was saved from burning by the slave Arch, who begged the soldiers not to do it. 1864.

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Publication Date

6-18-1864

Time Period

1860-1869

Object Type

text

Format (original)

Correspondence: 1 p. ; 27 x 41 cm.

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

C_ASERL_2010_0041

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Department, Manuscripts Division, Nannie Herndon Rice family papers, Folder 23

Repository

Manuscripts

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, T. E. Percy to Augusta H. Rice, June 18, 1864

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