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Charles Roberts To Maggie Roberts (Undated), Charles Roberts (1831-1897) May 2019

Charles Roberts To Maggie Roberts (Undated), Charles Roberts (1831-1897)

Correspondence

Writes to Maggie that men abandon their camp constantly and that the Union seems to know exactly when to attack.


Charles Roberts To Maggie Roberts (Undated), Charles Roberts (1831-1897) May 2019

Charles Roberts To Maggie Roberts (Undated), Charles Roberts (1831-1897)

Correspondence

Roberts writes that he fears the war will last longer than he expected and that he will try to find a way to support his family and be relocated to Mississippi.


Bessie [Unknown] To Maggie Roberts (14 November), Author Unknown May 2019

Bessie [Unknown] To Maggie Roberts (14 November), Author Unknown

Correspondence

A friend (or aunt) writes a letter to Maggie, sharing news of deaths and moves.


Envelopes May 2019

Envelopes

Correspondence

Miscellaneous envelopes from the Miller Family Papers


Unknown To S.G. Miller (Undated), Author Unknown, Susan G. Miller May 2019

Unknown To S.G. Miller (Undated), Author Unknown, Susan G. Miller

Correspondence

Personal updates


J.W. Mcgant To H.R. Miller (24 November), J. W. Mcgant, Hugh R. Miller May 2019

J.W. Mcgant To H.R. Miller (24 November), J. W. Mcgant, Hugh R. Miller

Correspondence

Discusses plans for returning West and general update


Edwin Miller To George Miller (Undated), Edwin Miller, George Miller May 2019

Edwin Miller To George Miller (Undated), Edwin Miller, George Miller

Correspondence

Missing his brother and bringing news from home


Hugh A. Barr To H.R. Miller (5 November), Hugh A. Barr, Hugh R. Miller May 2019

Hugh A. Barr To H.R. Miller (5 November), Hugh A. Barr, Hugh R. Miller

Correspondence

News concerning Miller's election


C. Virginia Gordon To S.G. Miller (28 October), C. Virginia Gordon, Susan G. Miller May 2019

C. Virginia Gordon To S.G. Miller (28 October), C. Virginia Gordon, Susan G. Miller

Correspondence

News of various people


John Guy Lofton To Elizabeth C. Lofton (Undated), John Guy Lofton (1832-1862) May 2019

John Guy Lofton To Elizabeth C. Lofton (Undated), John Guy Lofton (1832-1862)

Correspondence

Regarding the importance troops put on receiving letters from home and becoming accustomed to the sounds of canon fire.


Matt W. Gage To Frazer And Gage (Undated), Matt W. Gage May 2019

Matt W. Gage To Frazer And Gage (Undated), Matt W. Gage

Correspondence

Concerning Matt W. Gage's fondness for his cousins


Matthew Gage, Jr. To Jere Sanders (Undated), Matthew Gage Jr., Jerrie E. Sanders May 2019

Matthew Gage, Jr. To Jere Sanders (Undated), Matthew Gage Jr., Jerrie E. Sanders

Correspondence

Concerning a debt to Jerrie


Song Lyrics (Undated), Author Unknown May 2019

Song Lyrics (Undated), Author Unknown

Correspondence

The author prays to god and promies to care for his dying sister's child before she passes.


Poem (Undated), Author Unknown May 2019

Poem (Undated), Author Unknown

Correspondence

Handwritten poetry


Sallie Miller To Mrs. Atwood (Undated), Sallie Miller, Mrs. Atwood May 2019

Sallie Miller To Mrs. Atwood (Undated), Sallie Miller, Mrs. Atwood

Correspondence

Sallie Miller asks Mrs. Atwood for help in releasing her husband.


Unknown To Unknown (Undated), Author Unknown May 2019

Unknown To Unknown (Undated), Author Unknown

Correspondence

Author discusses illness, relatives' children & their own plans for children.


James T. Jones To Martin Jones (Undated), James T. Jones, Martin Jones May 2019

James T. Jones To Martin Jones (Undated), James T. Jones, Martin Jones

Correspondence

James is inquiring to the status of the money he sent home.


James T. Jones To [Sack] (Undated), James T. Jones May 2019

James T. Jones To [Sack] (Undated), James T. Jones

Correspondence

James cannot write to Miss Sallie and wants the recipient to show her and his family the letter.


Unknown To Unknown (Undated), Author Unknown May 2019

Unknown To Unknown (Undated), Author Unknown

Correspondence

Nationalistic discussion of secession & oppression; also discusses correspondence home and his next encampment.


B.F. Gentry To W.R. Gentry (12 July 186[?]), Benjamin F. Gentry, Wiley R. Gentry May 2019

B.F. Gentry To W.R. Gentry (12 July 186[?]), Benjamin F. Gentry, Wiley R. Gentry

Correspondence

Benjamin discussing food, general conditions and their movements around northern Mississippi, near Tupelo, Ripley and Saltillo.


Col. B.I. Hillssee To Unknown Col. (14 May 1864), B. I. Hill May 2019

Col. B.I. Hillssee To Unknown Col. (14 May 1864), B. I. Hill

Correspondence

Report on collecting Confederate troop stragglers


Series 9. Miscellaneous Documents & Correspondence: Box 9: Folder 22, Author Unknown May 2019

Series 9. Miscellaneous Documents & Correspondence: Box 9: Folder 22, Author Unknown

Correspondence

Handwritten manuscript with seal, "Bar Meeting- At a meeting of the Kosciusko Bar and officers of the Circuit Court".


Manuscript With Seal "Bar Meeting...At A Meeting Of The Kosciusko Bar And Officers Of The Circuit Court...", Author Unknown May 2019

Manuscript With Seal "Bar Meeting...At A Meeting Of The Kosciusko Bar And Officers Of The Circuit Court...", Author Unknown

Correspondence

Regarding appreciation of services of W.S. Featherston for presiding over court.


Manuscript., Author Unknown May 2019

Manuscript., Author Unknown

Correspondence

Regarding the mailing address for D.M. Faith Venables in England.


Letter From Mary Caruthey. Undated, Mary Caruthey May 2019

Letter From Mary Caruthey. Undated, Mary Caruthey

Correspondence

Handwritten letter, undated, from Mary Caruthey, regarding a failure to procure Evangeline.


Letter From J.C.W. To Mrs. Featherston. Undated, Author Unknown May 2019

Letter From J.C.W. To Mrs. Featherston. Undated, Author Unknown

Correspondence

Regarding filling a special order for a dress.


Letter From L.Q.C. Lamar To W.S. Featherston. Undated, L. Q.C. (Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus) Lamar (1825-1893) May 2019

Letter From L.Q.C. Lamar To W.S. Featherston. Undated, L. Q.C. (Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus) Lamar (1825-1893)

Correspondence

Letter sent from Marshall County; regarding the relationship between Lamar and Featherston, support for Featherston in U.S. Senate election, presidential appointment, filling appointed mission to Mexico, Colonel Cushman's federal appointment. Envelope.


Letter Dated From W.A. Anderson To Mrs. Featherston. 8 September, W. A. Anderson May 2019

Letter Dated From W.A. Anderson To Mrs. Featherston. 8 September, W. A. Anderson

Correspondence

Letter sent from Holly Springs; regarding resignation from Philharmonic Society, election as honorary member.


Letter From The Goodspeed Publishing Co. Undated, Goodspeed Publishing Co. May 2019

Letter From The Goodspeed Publishing Co. Undated, Goodspeed Publishing Co.

Correspondence

Letter sent from Chicago, Illinois; regarding enclosed article for publication in Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Mississippi. Attached: typed manuscript, regarding a biographical account of W.S. Featherston. Envelopes.


Various Ground Passes, Author Unknown May 2019

Various Ground Passes, Author Unknown

Correspondence

No abstract provided.