William S. Burns papers 1860-1864;1886
Polk family letters
Bills, John Houston, 1800-1871
This collection contains letters that Horace M. Polk and his wife Ophelia wrote to Ophelia's father, Major John Houston Bills. The Polks corresponded about aspects of life in Louisiana from the mid-1850s to the late 1860s, including state and national politics, the Civil War, and Reconstruction.
The material is in English
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