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16 March 1863: “several of the citizens of my parish have hired out some of these slaves since the act of the Legislature…”

Item description: Letter, 16 March 1863, concerning La. sheriffs impressing slaves into Confederate service at Fort Beauregard, La. More about George W. Logan: George William Logan (1828-1896) was born in Charleston, S.C., to George William Logan and Anna d’Oyley Glover … Continue reading

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