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Box 4

 Container

Contains 1 Result:

Civilian Life, 1863

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 9
Identifier: Folder 9
Scope and Contents

Primarily Letters from James Ryder Randall, a shipping agent for Power, Lowe & Co., in Wilmington, to Kate Hammond, his fiancée, near Hamburg, SC. Randall’s duties included entering and clearing vessels at the Custom House and discharging them. He named several blockade runners and their success and failures. Randall mentioned some of his speculations and occasionally asked Kate for a list of personal items she’d like ordered whenever a blockade runner went out.

Dates: 1863