Letter from W. A.Wood to Thomas Sparrow
Date: Apr. 26 1861 |
Letter from W. A.Wood to Captain Thomas Sparrow inviting Sparrow and the Company under his command to a meeting. The Civil War correspondence relates the activities of 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...