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|Creator:||Feemster, Alexander Whitfield, 1827-1911|
|Title:||Letter, Alex W. Feemster to Loulie Feemster; 12/6/1863|
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
|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|
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