Letter, W. L. Lipscomb to Mary Elizabeth Wier; 4/3/1864

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Creator:Lipscomb, W. L. (William Lowndes), 1828-1908
Title:Letter, W. L. Lipscomb to Mary Elizabeth Wier; 4/3/1864

Letter, W. L. Lipscomb, Columbus, Mississippi to Mary Elizabeth Wier, Quitman, Mississippi concerning the death of his aunt and her mother, Elizabeth Lipcomb Wier. The letter extols Aunt Wier's qualities, offers condolences, and expresses grief, the hope of meeting her again in heaven, and the wish that her example will urge them all into greater holiness. He also refers to the dark and troubling times and sends the sympathy and love of his wife Tallula.

Local identification number: 646-3

Subjects:Wier, Mary Elizabeth, 1822-1909 | Wier, Elizabeth, 1798-1864 | Wier family | Death | Religion | Motherhood | Grief | 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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T. C. Wier family papers


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