Letter, N. H. Boyd to Eudora Hobbs; 4/18/1861

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Creator:Boyd, N.H.
Title:Letter, N. H. Boyd to Eudora Hobbs; 4/18/1861

Letter to Eudora Hobbs in Salem, North Carolina, from her cousin, N. H. Boyd, in Jackson, Mississippi, telling her about the local excitement over Virginia's secession from the Union. She writes that military companies are passing through frequently on their way to Pensacola, Florida. She tells of their great rejoicing when Fort Sumter was taken. 1861.

Local identification number: 51-F3-8

Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Agriculture | United States | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434
Collection:Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War
Institution:Mississippi State University. Libraries
Contributors:Mississippi State University. Libraries
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Hobbs family papers


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