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Springs, Andrew Baxter

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1819 - 1886

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Baxter Springs letter

 Collection — Box: SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 245
Identifier: MS0245
Overview Three-page letter (12-15-1864) from Andrew Baxter Springs to Confederate Congressman F. B. Sexton. In the letter, Springs expresses his optimism about the Civil War, with specific references about Union general William T. Sherman and Confederate commander Robert E. Lee. Springs also extends an invitation to Sexton to spend the Congressional holiday recess with him at his plantation, "Springfield." [Correspondence from Sexton to Springs is available in the Springs Family Papers in the Southern...
Dates: 1864