Robert Baynham letters  1945
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Summary Information

Title: Polk family letters
Creator: Bills, John Houston, 1800-1871
Inclusive dates: 1856-1868
Extent: 8 items
Abstract:
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.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu