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|Creator:||Parks, A. B.|
|Title:||Letter, A. B. Parks to Augusta Rice; 5/31/1864|
Letter from Rice plantation manager A. B. Parks in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, to Augusta Hopkins Rice in Mobile, Alabama, regarding the state of the slaves and crops. A slave named Mariah had 'convulsion fits' and was bled by the doctor until she fainted. Parks also mentions going to Tupelo, 1864.
Local identification number: 24-F26-2
|Subjects:||Slavery | African Americans | Plantations | Plantation overseers | Traditional medicine | Agriculture | Rice, Augusta H., 1831-1906 | United States, Mississippi, Oktibbeha County|
|Collection:||Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War|
|Institution:||Mississippi State University. Libraries|
|Contributors:||Mississippi State University. Libraries|
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Nannie Herndon Rice family papers
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