Bill for items bought from Thomas Simmons by Captain Thomas Sparrow
Date: Jan. 20 1862 |
Bill dated January 20, 1862, for items bought from Thomas Simmons, Boston [MA] by Captain Thomas Sparrow during his imprisonment at Fort Warren. The Civil War papers relate to the activities of Captain Thomas Sparrow and his Washington Grays from their formation as a volunteer company in April of 1861, until their parole from a Union prison in February, 1862. From the papers of Thomas Sparrow (1819-1884), a lawyer from Washington, N.C. who fought in the Civil War and later represented Beaufort County in the North Carolina General Assembly. more...