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|Creator:||Feemster, Alexander Whitfield, 1827-1911|
|Title:||Letter, Alex W. Feemster to Loulie Feemster; 12/2/1863|
Letter, Alex W. Feemster in Selma, Alabama, to his wife, Loulie Feemster, telling her how difficult it is for anyone to get a furlough, and none longer than ten days except for special emergencies. He expects to get a ten-day furlough soon and wants to plan his trip so that the clothing she is making will be finished. He remarks on a friend in Pontotoc being ''visited by the heartless foe'' and mentions ''cheering rumors'' about Knoxville and Ringgold. 1863.
Local identification number: 235-18
|Subjects:||Feemster family | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | Furloughs | Clothing and dress | Sewing | Ringgold Gap, Battle of, Ringgold, Ga., 1863 | Knoxville, Battle of, Knoxville, Tenn., 1863 | Feemster, Mary Louise (Loulie), 1838-1867 | United States, Alabama, Dallas County, Selma, 32.4073589, -87.0211007|
|Collection:||Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War|
|Institution:||Mississippi State University. Libraries|
|Contributors:||Mississippi State University. Libraries|
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