Letter, Howell Hobbs to Eudora Hobbs; 2/25/1861

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Creator:Hobbs, Howell, 1810-1877.
Title:Letter, Howell Hobbs to Eudora Hobbs; 2/25/1861

Letter to Eudora Hobbs in Salem, North Carolina, from her father, Howell Hobbs, acknowledging receipt of her President's Card for good conduct at school. He asks her what she wishes to do about a dress which had belonged to her mother, and which one of her cousins wants to have. He tells her that Jefferson Davis was elected President of the Confederate States, 1861.

Local identification number: 51-F3-6

Subjects:Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 | Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 | Women's clothing | Godey's lady's book and magazine | Agriculture | 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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