In this letter to his brother, Evans writes that his brigade boarded a boat upriver to fight Confederate guerillas. He describes marching for several miles with the help of a local planter, but being unsuccessful.
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his brother from Carrollton LA , September 28, 1863" (1863). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence. 90.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_06_14_18630928)