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1 May 1862: We must remember this is war- a dreadful game- and never without untold misery. Happy are those whose nook is so obscure it cannot reach.

Item Description: Letter dated 1 May 1862, to Jane Caroline (Carey) North Pettigrew from her mother, Jane Pettigru North: Discusses family business and problems of household affairs during wartime. [Transcription available below images.]   Item Citation: Pettigrew Family Papers #592, … Continue reading

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