Letter, Loulie Feemster to Alex W. Feemster; 08/1/1863

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Creator:Feemster, Mary Louise (Loulie), 1838-1867
Title:Letter, Loulie Feemster to Alex W. Feemster; 08/1/1863

Letter from Loulie Feemster to her husband, Alex W. Feemster, in Selma, Alabama. She begins by telling him about a social visit and her friends' babies, one of whom is ''not hurt with beauty.'' She tells him that Willie (possibly Alex's brother, William), who had been ''quite sick'' before he left camp, had come to visit with a Lieutenant Davis, and that Willie still seems ill and weak. She writes about her boil and breastfeeding and that Mattie and herself are both doing well. 1863.

Local identification number: 235-7

Subjects:Feemster family | Infants | Breastfeeding | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | Feemster, Alexander Whitfield, 1827-1911 | 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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