Letter, Alex W. Feemster to Loulie Feemster; 12/6/1863

 Click here to view the item
Creator:Feemster, Alexander Whitfield, 1827-1911
Title:Letter, Alex W. Feemster to Loulie Feemster; 12/6/1863
Description:

Letter, Alex W. Feemster in Selma, Alabama, to his wife, Loulie Feemster. He writes that he saw the Royal Arch degree (a Masonic rank) conferred. He assures her that ''it is not in me to love a dollar'' and refers to ''The Widow Bedott'' stories by Frances M. Whitcher. He writes about being more practical than idealistic when it comes to duty. He tells her of a sermon he heard and that Charly Harper just went home on a 25-day furlough. 1863.

Local identification number: 235-19

Types:Text
Subjects:Feemster family | Freemasons | Royal Arch Masons | Religion | Furloughs | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | 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
Rights and Usage:

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Related Materials:

ASERL

Oakley papers

http://american-south.org/

Persistent Link to Item:https://msstate.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/ASERL/id/259