Letter, Alex W. Feemster to Loulie Feemster; 1/31/1864

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Creator:Feemster, Alexander Whitfield, 1827-1911
Title:Letter, Alex W. Feemster to Loulie Feemster; 1/31/1864

Letter, Alex W. Feemster in Selma, Alabama, to his wife, Loulie Feemster, quoting scripture to encourage her to stay cheerful. He writes about church matters, tells her that he went to a funeral for William Lunceford's wife, and expresses sympathy for any man who loses his wife. He emphasizes that he has made every effort to try to arrange for her to join him in Selma, apparently reacting to her suggesting that he didn't really want her there. 1864.

Local identification number: 235-24

Subjects:Feemster family | Religion | Funeral rites and ceremonies | 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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