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The uncompromising diary of Sallie McNeill, 1858-1867 / edited and with an introduction by Ginny McNeill Raska and Mary Lynne Gasaway Hill.

By: McNeill, Sallie, 1840-1867.
Contributor(s): Raska, Ginny McNeill, 1952- | Hill, Mary Lynne Gasaway, 1964-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A & M University: no. 109.Publisher: College Station [Tex.] : Texas A & M University Press, c2009Edition: 1st ed.Description: xvi, 195 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781603440875 (cloth : alk. paper); 1603440879 (cloth : alk. paper).Other title: Diary of Sallie McNeill, 1858-1867.Subject(s): McNeill, Sallie, 1840-1867 -- Diaries | Plantation life -- Texas -- Brazoria County | Women -- Texas -- Brazoria County -- Diaries | Texas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate | Baylor University -- Alumni and alumnae -- Diaries | Brazoria County (Tex.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century | Brazoria County (Tex.) -- Biography | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, ConfederateDDC classification: 973.7/82
Contents:
Sallie's family and friends -- Years spent at Independence -- Secluded and remote from the busy world -- God help our cause -- No concessions to make -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: Baylor classmates and faculty -- Appendix B: Letter to Sallie McNeill from Charlotte T. Nuckols.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-185) and index.

Sallie's family and friends -- Years spent at Independence -- Secluded and remote from the busy world -- God help our cause -- No concessions to make -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: Baylor classmates and faculty -- Appendix B: Letter to Sallie McNeill from Charlotte T. Nuckols.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

GINNY McNEILL RASKA, one of Sallie's descendants, transcribed the original diary. Raska is the Sweeny, Texas, Junior High School librarian.<br> <br> MARY LYNNE GASAWAY HILL attended the archaeological field school at the Levi Jordan plantation. Her doctorate is from Tulane University.

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