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30 December 1863: “… on X we had a noble turkey which Mr. Irwin let me have $5 the cost.”

Item description: Entry, dated 30 December 1863, in the Meta Morris Grimball diary.  Mrs. Grimball writes of her family’s Christmas celebrations and the plight of several neighboring families in Charleston, S.C. [transcription available below images] Item citation: From the Margaret … Continue reading

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