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Rhoda Barnes to Milton Barnes, April 11, 1865.

Show simple item record Barnes, Rhoda 2011-05-10T21:28:03Z 2011-05-10T21:28:03Z 1865-04-11 en_US 2011-05-10
dc.description Public domain. There are no known use restrictions. en_US
dc.description.abstract Letter to Milton Barnes from his wife Rhoda Barnes. Rhoda writes about her reaction to the news of Lees surrender. Seeing that others celebrated by consuming alcohol, she tells Milton that she did not and makes perfectly clear her disdain for alcohol and persons who use it. She also expresses distaste for Union Army general William Tecumseh Sherman. Finally, she details other news regarding their hometown and family.
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dc.source For more information about this collection, see the Guide to the Milton Barnes papers, 1853-1891: The original version of this digital copy can be found in Collection.Box.Folder number: C0065.02.80 en_US
dc.subject Lee, Robert E., 1807-1870 en_US
dc.subject Sherman, William Tecumseh, 1820-1891 en_US
dc.subject Alcohol en_US
dc.title Rhoda Barnes to Milton Barnes, April 11, 1865. en_US
dc.type Text en_US

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