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The Confederate Mail Carrier, or from Missouri to Arkansas Through Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee: An Unwritten Leaf of the Civil War (Classic Reprint)

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This is a charming eyewitness account of the battles, marches, and hardships of the 1st and 2nd Brigades of Missouri troops enlisted to serve the Confederacy. Interwoven into the story is a description of how members of these two brigades corresponded with their families back home while blocked from easy, direct communication by intervening Union forces. The mail carriers, one Capt. Grimes and a Miss Ella Herbert, were the major instruments of the "Underground" mail service. Battles mentioned include: Wilson's Creek, Pea ...

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The Confederate Mail Carrier, or from Missouri to Arkansas Through Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee: An Unwritten Leaf of the Civil War (Classic Reprint)
2018, Forgotten Books

ISBN-13: 9781333600389

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The Confederate Mail Carrier, or from Missouri to Arkansas Through Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee: An Unwritten Leaf of the "civil War" (Classic Reprint)
2018, Forgotten Books

ISBN-13: 9780484621632

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The Confederate Mail Carrier, or From Missouri to Arkansas through Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee. Being an Account of the Battles, Marches, and Hardships of the First and Second Brigades, Mo., C.S.A. Together with the Thrilling Adventures a
2013, Heritage Books

ISBN-13: 9781556133497

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