Letter, W. H. R. to Augusta H. Rice; 4/21/1865

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Title:Letter, W. H. R. to Augusta H. Rice; 4/21/1865

Letter from W. H. R. in Demopolis, Alabama, to Augusta Hopkins Rice. He mentions Major Walker in Meridian, Mississippi and Starke Oliver, writes about the Yankees doing little damage in Montgomery, and also says that Yankees have 'quietly occupied' homes on Government Street in Mobile. W. H. R. may be William H. Roberts, who appears on the 1860 census in Demopolis. 1865.

Local identification number: 24-F23-7

Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | Military occupation | Walker, John James, d. 1884 | Oliver, Starke | Rice, Augusta H., 1831-1906 | United States, Alabama, Demopolis | United States, Alabama, Mobile County, Mobile, 30.6943566, -88.0430541 | United States, Alabama, Montgomeryi, 32.366805, -86.299969
Collection:Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War
Institution:Mississippi State University. Libraries
Contributors:Mississippi State University. Libraries
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