Finding aid and full-text scan for Manuscripts Small Collection 2448. Typescripted memoir by Mary Jane Singletary of her Civil War experiences in Louisiana. She provides data about her family's military service, their efforts to evade Union blockades of Baton Rouge, and of protecting their possessions from Union troops. Also includes a reminiscence of Elise Talmage Lieb which mentions Spiller and a photograph of Spiller.
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Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Spiller, Mary Jane (Singletary), 1841-1939 (SC 2448)" (2011). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 1787.
Memoir of MaryJane Singletary's Civil War Experience in Louisiana
SC 2448 SPILLER, Mary Jane - Lieb Reminiscence.pdf (200 kB)
Elise Talmage Lieb Reminiscence
SC 2448 SPILLER, Mary Jane.JPG (2375 kB)
Photo of Mary Jane Spiller