Letter, A. Shaw to Mary Shaw; 12/2/1861

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Creator:Shaw, Albert, 1828-1864
Title:Letter, A. Shaw to Mary Shaw; 12/2/1861

Letter, Albert Shaw to his mother, Mary Shaw. He writes that he is still unwell and that he has the ''flux.'' Another company left Brookhaven, but there is no news from the war. He tells her about the cotton and some hogs that they plan to kill. Some of their neighbors have diphtheria. 1861.

Local identification number: 12-F2-1

Subjects:Shaw family | Agriculture | Cotton | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | Diphtheria | Diseases | United States, Mississippi, Copiah County, 31.8692374, -90.4487987 | United States, Mississippi, Brookhaven
Collection:Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War
Institution:Mississippi State University. Libraries
Contributors:Mississippi State University. Libraries
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Thompson B. Shaw-McKell papers


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