• Letter from Eugene F. Cordell to his mother, Christine T. Cordell on August 11, 1861

      Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, 1843-1913 (1861-08-11)
      In this letter, Eugene F. Cordell describes life at White Sulphur Springs while serving in the Confederate Army to his mother, Christine Turner Cordell. He describes the hotel as well as the surrounding terraine of the Kanawha Valley in West Virginia. Eugene describes the drilling of the troops as well as the troops supplies and attire.