Daily Archives: 9 Apr ’14

9 April 1864: “My friends and every one intrusted in my election must work for me, & play “the agreeable”…

Item description: Letter, dated 9 April 1864, from Leonidas Polk to his wife, informing her that he has been nominated for election to the North Carolina state legislature. [transcription available below images] Item citation: From the Leonidas Polk Papers, #2965, Southern Historical … Continue reading

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