Letter from Billie to sister Maggie

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Title:Letter from Billie to sister Maggie

This collection consists of one letter and one partial transcript written by Billie, a Confederate soldier from North Carolina, to his sister Maggie about hearing the "salute of the Yankees saluting General Sherman for landing on the coast." He also asked his sister to tell their father to hide his corn from deserters.

Subjects:United States. Army--Military life | Soldiers--Virginia--Correspondence | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives, Confederate | North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Letters
Institution:William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library
Contributors:William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library (University of Alabama)
Original Material:

Letter from Billie to sister Maggie, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, The University of Alabama.

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Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://purl.lib.ua.edu/18411