Mary Louise Pearre Hamilton Papers, 1861-1925 and undated
The diary entries contain Mary's comments on life in middle Tennessee during the Civil War and her analysis of political and military events. Pearre's comments reflect her support of the Confederacy. Hamilton's letters to Mary describe conditions in military camps, battles fought with the Federals, and terrain that Hamilton's unit marched through. His letters also express his feelings of love and affection for Mary or "Mollie," as he called her.
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