Letter from Sarah Wooten to her father Council Wooten
Date: Jun. 04 1843 |
This letter written by Sarah Wooten, date June 4, 1843, to her father Council Wooten in Mosely Hall (now La Grange), N.C., tells briefly of events at the Episcopal school in Raleigh and mentions the public hanging of two Negroes. Sarah and Council Wooten were Dr. J. Y. Joyner's mother and grandfather. more...