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    • Bone Letter, January 21, 1862

    • Correspondence; Civil War; Physicians; Family
    • Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Dr. Bone to Minerva: his company has traveled through rain and sleet and snow to fight the Feds but have missed them, much suffering from exposure, hears rumors that soldiers in a Confederate camp have been taken prisoner and...
    • In Disguise

    • Religion; Preaching; Spiritual Life; Philosophy
    • George Foreman, born in Marshall, Texas, is perhaps best known for his career and success as a professional boxer, but his accomplishments have also extended beyond sports. During his career, Foreman became an ordained minister and delivered many...
    • Images from a blue binder

    • Athletic clubs; Basketball; Basketball players; School children; Lumber; Lumber camps; Lumber industry; Lumberyards; Automobile dealerships; Automobile industry; Education; Students; Newspapers; Money; Coins; Scrip;
    • Includes images of Corrigan's first basketball team, school groups, John & Kitty Sirman, Edens-Birch Lumber Company store, Edens Chevrolet, Corrigan High School newsletter, 1911 school souvenir pamphlet, Company store currency, Corrigan business...
    • Bone Letter, October 8, 1862

    • Correspondence; Military life; Civil War
    • Camp near Des Arc, Arkansas. Dr. Bone to Minerva: he's enjoying the excitement of being close to the fighting and is studying the effects of the excitement of others in the regiment.
    • Charles S. Taylor Letter, July 7, 1861

    • Correspondence; Interpersonal relations; Economic & Social conditions; Economic aspects of war;
    • Letter from Milam Taylor, Fort Bliss, to Charles S. Taylor. He mentions Ben Thorn and rumors of abolition taking Fort Bliss. He also writes about crops and trading food with the Mexicans.
    • Charles S. Taylor Letter, October 27, 1862

    • Correspondence; Civil War; Troop movements; African Americans; Economic & social conditions;
    • Charles Irion Taylor to Julia Curl. Irion complains that he has not received very many letters from home. He needs Pa (Charles S. Taylor) or Milam to get J. T. Holman or Henry Schroeder to make him a new pair of boots. Mentions rumors of General...
    • Thomas Letters, November 14, 1917

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Military education; Military standards; Military training;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Lera wrote to him that she has been ill and he hopes she will feel better soon. Lera had told Albert in her letter that someone had been spreading defamatory rumors about him around town. He told her that...
    • Thomas Letters, September 6, 1918

    • Interpersonal relations; Courtship; Military camps; Military education; Military life; Military officers; Military service; Military training; Bayonets; Infantry; Artillery (Troops);
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. There are rumors going around camp that there is a major from Camp Taylor, Kentucky visit for the purpose of recruiting men for an artillery camp. He wired his parents to see if it was okay with them if he...
    • Thomas Letters, October 20, 1919

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Dating (Social custom); Balls (Parties); Rumor;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert tells about a date he had with a girl named Adelaide Lovett, and debunks any rumors that they are together. He tells about the night where a bunch of the boys went out, then came back and stayed up...
    • Bone Letter, March 23, 1862

    • Correspondence; Military life; Military service; Civil War
    • Nacogdoches County, State of Texas. Minerva to Dr. Bone: she thinks it unfair for him to have to enlist or be drafted, she's worried about rumors that the Negroes will rise against the whites if any more men leave for war.
    • Bone Letter, March 30, 1862

    • Correspondence; Military life; Health; Civil War
    • Camp Hebert. Dr. Bone to Minerva: health of the regiment is better, all sorts of rumors are circulating as to where they will be sent, he has not been and does not know when he will be paid, the Chief Surgeon has left because he is disliked,...
    • Bone Letter,  September 13, 1862

    • Correspondence; Civil War; Military life; Medicine; Health
    • Near Austin, Arkansas, Camp Holmes. Dr. Boneto Minerva: his regiment is entering the war zone, he is resigned to ignore rumors and to let time reveal their movements, one of the regiments that he sees is not doing well because of lack of...
    • Bone Letter, October 14, 1862

    • Correspondence; Military life; Civil War
    • Near Hickory Plains, Ark. Dr. Bone to Minerva: he's not sure why they are moving in a circle unless it's to confuse the enemy, there are heavy rains and the men and horses are sick and weary.
    • Bone Letter, September 21, 1862

    • Correspondence; Civil War; Military life; Medicine; Health
    • Near Douglass, Nacogdoches County, Texas. Minerva to Dr. Bone: she has heard rumors that he will be court-martialed for not discharging until he gets to Little Rock and that he will be hung for giving strychnine to a man.


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