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|Creator:||Hays, Sophia Boyd, ca. 1827-1910|
|Title:||Letter, Sophie Boyd Hays to Matilda Boyd Webb; 4/17/1861|
Letter from Sophie Boyd Hays in La Grange, Tennessee, to ''Lit'' (Matilda A. Boyd Webb), mentioning the likely secession of Virginia and regretting that young men are leaving school to sign up for the army, 1861. She also discusses dressmaking and the problems of maintaining her house and distrust of servants.
Local identification number: 4-F17-1
|Subjects:||United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States | Women's clothing | Education | Webb, Matilda Ann, 1832-1913 | 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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