Letter, H. W. Foote to Mr. Wells; 3/16/1862

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Creator:Foote, Hezekiah William, 1813-1899
Title:Letter, H. W. Foote to Mr. Wells; 3/16/1862

Letter, H. W. Foote, probably from Noxubee County, Mississippi, to Mr. Wells, sending him a slave girl named Gusty, who has a ''terrible disposition.'' He tells Wells, ''Do not treat her cruelly, but make her know her place.'' He also sends winter clothes and molasses for the slaves. 1862.

Local identification number: 27-FI-E2-2

Subjects:African Americans | Slavery | Clothing and dress | Molasses | Wells family | United States, Mississippi, Noxubee County
Collection:Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War
Institution:Mississippi State University. Libraries
Contributors:Mississippi State University. Libraries
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