In this letter to his sister, Evans writes about his need for correspondence, his feelings about his holidays, sermons he recently attended, the growing season in southern Texas, and his expectations of a rough spring for fighting.
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his sister from Decrows Point, Texas, January 17, 1864" (1864). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence. 106.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_07_14_18640117)