William J. Minor letter, 1861 November 19

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Creator:Minor, William J., 1807-1869
Title:William J. Minor letter, 1861 November 19

Letter from William J. Minor to General T. J. Wells urging support for Confederate States Senatorial candidate D.F. [Duncan] Kenner.""I think he is a man for the timeswill represent the sugar interestIf we can elect Kenner to the Senate, we will beat the Jew Benjamin, who, I understand, will be a candidate, and will enable us to send another good sugar man to the lower house."

Subjects:Wells, T. J | Kenner, Duncan Farrar, 1813-1887 | Benjamin, J. p.), (Judah Philip), 1811-1884 | Confederate States of America. Congress. Senate--Elections, 1861 | Sugar trade--Political aspects--Louisiana | politics and elections
Collection:Civil War: Context & Conflict
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
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William J. Minor and Family Papers, Mss. 519, 594, 859


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William J. Minor and Family Papers, Mss. 519, 594, 859, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

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