In this letter to his father, Evans writes about the cost of food and the general health of his unit, including the number of people remaining in his unit (45). As a postscript, Evans includes a list of his unit's dead.
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his father from Milliken's Bend, March 20, 1863" (1863). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence. 53.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_04_08_18630320)