January 7, 1862: H.B. JENCKES TO MARY MARTHA REID

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January 7, 1862: H.B. JENCKES TO MARY MARTHA REID

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Text

Description

Confederate St. Augustine resident, H.B. Jenckes' 1862 letter to Mary Martha Reid. She details the food shortages affecting Confederate St. Augustine and foreshadows its Union occupation, if not for the help of England, writing, "I dread to hear. I think our prospect blackens."

Creator

Source

MC19 . Box 1 . Folder 19

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St. Augustine Historical Society

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Facsimile / 8.5" x 11"

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en-US

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Confederate States of America [7024408]

Files

Jenckes Letters_Page_1.jpg
Transcription Jan 7.pdf

Citation

Jenckes, H.B., “January 7, 1862: H.B. JENCKES TO MARY MARTHA REID,” The Civil War In St. Augustine, accessed November 22, 2017, http://sacivilwararchive.com/items/show/11.