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Louis Marsalis Letter, 1898 July 21

 File — Box: 4256.001, Folder: 6

Scope and Contents

This file contains a letter from Louis Marsalis, a soldier stationed at Camp George H. Thomas, Georgia, during the Spanish-American War, to his sister in Summit, Mississippi. He writes about life at his Army camp, thanks her for the box she sent, and hopes she is doing well.


  • 1898 July 21

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Materials are in English.

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From the Collection: 0.4 Linear Feet


Formerly MSS.2089

Local Identifier


Processing Information

Processed by Rosanne Rumstay, 2008.

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266