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This collection consists of series of several Civil War-era letters. One letter, dated March 1, 1862, is addressed from Richmond, Va. from J. M. Bennett to "My Dear Girl."
This collection contains one letter written by Ben Mason while he was stationed on the Tennessee-Virginia border in Bristol-Goodson.
This collection houses two letters from David Humphrey (signed D. W. H.) to Julia written from Union Headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, on November 26 and December 17 of 1862. The letters discuss life in camp, General Rosecrans' good performance, family news, news of the war in Tennessee and Virginia, food being sent by the family to camp, Humphrey's desire to return home, and his love for Julia.
This collection houses one letter from George Lewis to his sister, Naracessa Hampton, of Casvade, Virginia. Lewis focuses on the plight of his sister, whose husband was apparently compelled to serve in the Confederate Army. He offers her advice and instructs her to keep her household in good condition.
John M. Sutherlin wrote this letter to his brother, Virginia tobacco entrepreneur William T. Sutherlin, on 3 May 1862 from Knoxville, Tennessee. In it, he reports on business conditions in the South during the Civil War.
- Subject: Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. X
- Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 4
- Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 3
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 3
- Confederate States of America. Army -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc. 1
- Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Cavalry Regiment, 28th. 1
- Cumberland Gap Campaign, 1862. 1
- Mississippi -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Soldiers -- Mississippi -- Correspondence. 1
- Soldiers -- Pennsylvania -- Correspondence. 1
- Tobacco industry -- Tennessee. 1
- Tobacco industry -- Virginia. 1
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives. 1
- United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 78th (1861-1865). 1
- Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal Narratives. 1 ∧ less