Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885; Civil War; Politicians; Presidents; Politics and government; Generals
Volume 17 of a continuing series (currently 31 volumes) showcasing an edited collection of documents by and about Ulysses S. Grant. Materials in the series span the dates of 1837-1885; volume 17 spans the dates of January 1-September 30, 1867.
Humphreys Co. (Miss.); Bearden, R. D. (Dillard)--Family; farm life--Mississippi
R. D. (Dillard) Bearden family farm; multiple views. Farm of 455 acres owned and 800 acres rented on highway 49 west, about two miles southeast of Isola, MS. Humphreys Co. Agricultural agent Elmo Hill assisted with selection of farm family.
Lawrence Co. (Miss.); Selman, Eldon A.--Family; farm life--Mississippi
Eldon A. Selman family farm; multiple views. Farm of 275 acres located about two and a half miles north of Monticello on Highway 27. Lawrence Co. agent Marcus Peterson and Lawrence Co. supervisor of the Farmers Home Administration James H. Carr...
Feemster family; Poetry; Religious poetry; Grief; Death
Poem dedicated to Loulie Feemster by Martha A. Feemster at Ridgeway, sympathizing in the loss of her young son, Henry, and assuring her friend that he is happy in heaven. ''Original poem on death of little Henry'' is written on the reverse. 1862.