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|Title:||Letter, Josephine Magruder to H. A. Magruder; 9/27/1861|
Letter from Josephine Magruder in Sharon, Mississippi, to her brother, Henry Archibald Magruder. She mentions that a Mr. Clark is leaving with supplies for the Confederate and Camden Rifles (Companies C and G of the 18th Mississippi Infantry, respectively). She also mentions that she made her brother a sentinel cap and asks if he has done any marching. She tells him that Cam Leflore is trying to recruit Indians to the army. The letter contains other news about family, friends, and slaves. 1861.
Local identification number: 191-1
|Subjects:||United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | African Americans | Slavery | Indians of North America | Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Infantry Regiment, 18th. Company G | Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Infantry Regiment, 18th. Company C | Magruder, Henry Archibald, 1842-1896 | 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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|Persistent Link to Item:||https://msstate.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/ASERL/id/46|