Thomas L. Evans

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In this letter to his father, Evans writes about the movement of troops up the Mississippi River to a landing below Carthage, Mississippi. He talks about boats running a blockade and 6 of 7 making it through. He also discusses their supplies and the Union force in terms of gunboats and number of troops.

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

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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_04_17_18630503)



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