Thomas L. Evans

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In this letter to his sister, Evans writes about that his unit is toward the rear of Union forces near Grand Gulf, Mississippi. He expects a battle soon and that Union forces are trying to stop railroad traffic between Jackson and Vicksburg. He also suggests that his sister might have need of hiring a private teacher and that, perhaps jokingly, she might want to hire a discharged Union veteran.

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

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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_04_19_18630507)



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