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Snead, Bess Duvall White


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Isaac White Letters, 1861-1938 (Ms1997-013)

 Digital Record
Identifier: Ms1997-013

Isaac White Letters

Identifier: Ms-1997-013
Scope and Contents

The Isaac White papers consist of letters written mostly by White to his wife, Mary Virginia Day White, while he served with the Confederate Army as an assistant surgeon during the Civil War. He refers to her as Jinnie in the letters. Many of the letters are written while encamped along the Shenandoah Valley. Other papers include literature gathered by Bess Duvall White Snead, Isaac White's grand-daughter, in her search for military information about Isaac White.

Dates: 1861 - 1938

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