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Letter signed Mother [Minerva Blow], Carondelet, to Susie [Susan Blow], November 23, 1860

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Identifier: D02241

Title: Letter signed Mother [Minerva Blow], Carondelet, to Susie [Susan Blow], November 23, 1860

Description: States in part, "The public mind is much excited on the subject of secession. The pro-slavery part are casting the blame of the present trouble on the election of Lincoln and the injustice of the North towards the South. Many good and pious people sympathize with the southerners, your aunts among the number."

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States

Dates: 1860-11-23

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Blow, Minerva Grimsley

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Slavery
Secession
Women
Politics and government

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