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Box W0103.01


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

James D. Truss correspondence, 1861-1863

 File — Box: W0103.01, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains letters written by members of the extended Coleman family. These letters date from 1860 to 1868 and relay general family news, as well as reports of military life. The collection includes correspondence written by two generations of this St. Clair County, Alabama, family. Three letters written by or addressed to brothers William A. Coleman and James L. Coleman describe daily life in St. Clair, describing the sale of materials and cotton planting conditions. One letter...
Dates: 1860 - 1868