In this letter to his father, Evans writes about a long march by his brigade up the Gulf Coast. He expresses hope that Confederate troops will stay away from them, but is not hopeful. Evans also reports a prisoner exchange and about his hopes that slavery will be ended.
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his father, January 25, 1864" (1864). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence. 107.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_07_15_18640125)