Letter, W. H. Hobbs and Howell Hobbs to Eudora Hobbs; 1/13/1961

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Creator:Hobbs, W.H.; Hobbs, Howell, 1810-1877.
Title:Letter, W. H. Hobbs and Howell Hobbs to Eudora Hobbs; 1/13/1961

Letter to Eudora Hobbs in Salem, North Carolina, from her young brother, W. H. Hobbs, and her father, Howell Hobbs, near Jackson, Mississippi, 1861. The boy writes about Christmas firecrackers and food, as well as duck shooting. Howell Hobbs writes about Mississippi's secession from the Union.

Local identification number: 51-F3-2

Subjects:Secession | Mississippi | Duck shooting | Children | Christmas | 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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Hobbs family papers


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