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Catalog Number 1986.9.18
Title Prison life during the rebellion. Being a brief narrative of the miseries and sufferings of six hundred Confederate prisoners sent from Fort Delaware to Morris' Island to be punished
Credit line Gift of Louisa Booker Scott.
Collection Booker Collection
Object Type Booklet
Summary "H.R. Booker" written on cover in pencil.

Contents:
Section 1: Causes which led to the selection of the Six Hundred.
Section 2: Selection of the Six Hundred, names, date of capture, command, address, State, &c.
Section 3: Voyage to HIlton Head - incidents on the voyage.
Section 4: Sufferings in the Boat.
Section 5: Treatment at Morris' Island - situation, description, &c.
Section 6: Voyage to Fort Pulaski - treatment there.
Section 7: Voyage from Fort Pulaski to Hilton Head - treatment there - great sufferings - incidents - amalgamation, &c.
Section 8: Voyage to Fort Delaware.
Section 9: General remarks.
Author Fuzzlebug, Fritz
Published Date 1869
People Booker, Hunter Russell, Sr.
Topics Civil War
Notes This item is part of the Booker Collection. Click here to view the collection's Finding Aid and contents.
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