Letter, H. S. Jemison to Judge Martin; 2/6/1864

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Creator:Jemison, H.S.
Title:Letter, H. S. Jemison to Judge Martin; 2/6/1864

Letter from H. S. Jemison in Sparta, Mississippi, to Judge Thomas Nelson Martin, regarding Jemison's plan to join a camp in Florida and his need for money for new clothes for the army. He also writes about slave matters, including discussion of the hiring out of the slave Jarrett, and bringing his Negro ""boy"" to the army camp with him. 1864.

Local identification number: 30-FN-1

Subjects:Slavery | African Americans | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | Men's clothing | Martin, Thomas Nelson, 1807-1886 | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434
Collection:Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War
Institution:Mississippi State University. Libraries
Contributors:Mississippi State University. Libraries
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