Daily Archives: 30 Jan ’14

30 January 1864: “I think the man by whom John Davis sent my other letter fell into the hands of the Yankees; I am very much afraid none of these letters will reach the destination.”

Item Description:  Diary entry dated 30 January 1864, written by Sarah Lois Wadley about her brother, William Wadley, joining the Confederate cavalry, but subsequently performing mostly quartermaster work.  This entry also describes Sarah’s worries regarding the difficulties of sending mail … Continue reading

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