Letter from Francis Palms to Henrietta Lauzin, 1862 Jul. 05

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Creator:Palms, Francis F., 1837-1904
Title:Letter from Francis Palms to Henrietta Lauzin, 1862 Jul. 05

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Francis Palms, Babina Plantation, Louisiana, writes to Henrietta Lauzin, Baton Rouge, informing her that he is a prisoner of war on parole, but states 'nothing but death only will force me to swear allegiance to the Federal Government.' He finishes by stating that he is leaving for Vicksburg and Oklahoma 'for the purpose of being exchanged'.

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Subjects:Palms, Francis F., 1837-1904 | Lauzin, Henrietta, b. 1842 | Louisiana--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons
Collection:Gras-Lauzin Family Papers
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
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Gras-Lauzin Family Papers

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