Thomas L. Evans

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In this letter to his sister, Evans writes about his observations of the Vicksburg siege. He describes a plan to dig a canal to provide a waterway further away from Confederate defenses. He also writes about picket duty and his optimism for the Union chances of winning the war.

A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.

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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_03_13_18630126)



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