Letter, T. E. Percy to Augusta H. Rice; 6/18/1864

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Creator:Percy, T. E.
Title:Letter, T. E. Percy to Augusta H. Rice; 6/18/1864

Letter from T. E. Percy, Jackson, Mississippi, to Augusta Hopkins Rice in Oktibbeha County, thanking her for her hospitality during a recent visit, mentioning his Yerger neighbors, telling her about Yankee soldiers who damaged his house, almost burning it, and also put salt in the pianos. The house was saved from burning by the slave Arch, who begged the soldiers not to do it. 1864.

Local identification number: 24-F23-6

Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | Pillage | Rice, Augusta H. | Percy family | Yerger family | Rice, Augusta H., 1831-1906 | 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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