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15 June 1862:”‘Secesh’ came over to Hutchinson’s Island and carried off some of the people, and so General Hunter has removed all remaining to Beaufort…”

Image description: Entry, dated 15 June 1862, from the diary of Laura Towne. Towne (1825-1901) came to St. Helena as part of the Port Royal Relief Group of Pennsylvania, an abolitionist group that came to Beaufort, S.C. and the surrounding … Continue reading

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