Minto-Skelton papers  1757-1956 (bulk 1770-1900)
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Pages   73-104  
Daily entries,  1863 February 20-1863 April 5
 1863 February
Slaves working on Vicksburg fortifications
W.R. Barksdale's farewell address
Newspaper article about battalion
Railroad accident
 1863 March
Methodist convention
Mistaken for a conscript
"Colored prophet"
Description of southern family
Plantation on fire
Romance nipped by soldier's death
Siege of Vicksburg
Thanksgiving day
Description of Vicksburg
  April 1863
Southern womanhood
Child drowns
Off to war