T.W. Compton letter, 1860 December 23

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Creator:Compton, T. W
Title:T.W. Compton letter, 1860 December 23

Letter from T. W. Compton to Alonzo Snyder regarding Mississippi's secession.""I am afraid the country is ruined and Claibe [Claiborne C.] Briscoe nominated for the conventionI am beginning to believe the 'Cooperation Party' is a sham and that our only salvation is in separate state action and then cooperation."

Subjects:Snyder, Alonzo | Secession--Mississippi | Mississippi--Politics and government--To 1865 | politics and elections, secession, Mississippi
Collection:Civil War: Context & Conflict
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
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Alonzo Snyder Papers, Mss. 655


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Alonzo Snyder Papers, Mss. 655, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

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