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This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Folklife Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434;


Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1543. Civil War (Confederate) letter, 9 September 1861, from Richard T. Higgins, Russellville, Kentucky, to Sady Carlisle, Columbus, Ohio. Includes comments about the war, President Lincoln, and African Americans. Also includes a partial newspaper clipping that is referenced in the letter.


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