United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Scope and Contents The collection consists of two letters written in August 1864 by James H. Jameson to his daughter, Hallie. Both letters were composed while he was a Confederate prisoner of war at Point Lookout Prison. Jameson discusses his failing health and his need for food.