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23 August 1863: “The grazing here is getting to be very scarce & bad & we have had no corn for two days past.”

Item description: Letter, dated 23 August 1863, from a Confederate army officer to General William Pendleton. The writer discusses food shortage and requests to move his command to Charlottesville, V.A. [transcription available below image] Item citation: From folder 34b of … Continue reading

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