Newspaper

Date:
1864-1864

The Memphis Daily Appeal printed at Montgomery Alabama, October 23, 1864. Articles includes a "Report on Yankee Account of Forrest's Exploits at East Point, which concludes that the infamous cavalry officer inflicted more damage than previously believed." Also, a funeral oration for the late Bishop General Leonidas Polk who died from wounds received by a Federal artillery shell. This paper was printed in Montgomery Alabama, as at the time of its printing Western Tennessee was in Union Hands.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.002.014
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier