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Lofton, John Guy, 1832-1862



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MUM00272, 1.28.


Elizabeth Clark Lofton (b. ca. 1833)


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Regarding the importance troops put on receiving letters from home and becoming accustomed to the sounds of canon fire.

Subject Headings (Library of Congress)

Homesickness; Families; Confederate States of America. Army -- Social conditions; Lofton, John Guy, 1832-1862; Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Infantry Regiment, 11th. Company H ; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

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John Guy Lofton Collection, Archives and Special Collections, University of Mississippi Libraries


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Also included in the Civil War in the American South collection.

John Guy Lofton to Elizabeth C. Lofton (Undated)



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