A prosperous Louisiana planter like George Otis Hall normally would have spent the month of February attending to his new sugar crop. In February 1862, however, Hall found himself not on the banks of the Mississippi, but on the banks of the River Wye, a broad, placid stream that forms the border bet....
"CIVIL WAR TREASURES:Wanderers Among the Ruins: A Southern Family's Life in England During the Civil War,"
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