In this letter to his parents, Evans informs her that he is sending money ($150) to the Marysville Bank to help his family pay a debt and use at there discretion. In his postscript, the writes about a report that a Confederate fort on the Yazoo River along with several boats were captured.
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his parents from Milliken's Bend, March 17, 1863" (1863). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence. 51.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_04_06_18630317)