Early Transatlantic Writing Project
Life in the Early Atlantic World
In this letter, Maud Fentress describes a number of things. She first describes how she feels about his being gone and the heartache she feels at his absence. As the letter continues,. Fentress details life at the plantation including her having to…
antebellum slavery, Civil War, Confederacy, Fentress, Fentress Family, letter, Military, mistress of house, sale, slave punishment, Slaves, Tennessee
Gaffney Receipt 5 This item is a receipt made out to Mrs. Gaffney for fare of herself and others made out by the Steamer Fulton. The item was composed by D. D.…
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