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Letters of a young Confederate soldier in Virginia to his mother and brother in or near Greenwood, Louisiana. 1 folder.
Letter from John B. Wise, Hamoden Sydney College near Farmville, Va., to his mother in or near Greenwood, La., 1861.
Letter from John B. Wise, Camp Shields, near Leesburg, Va., to his mother, December 15, 1861.
Letter from John B. Wise, at Camp 1st Howitzers, Cabell's Battalion, Light Artillery, Petersburg, Va., to his brother in Greenwood, La., August 17, 1864. Gives account of the campaign in that area.
Letter from John B. Wise to his brother, October 18, 1864 [?] describing conditions at camp.