Collection: Thomas F. Purnell Letter, Mss. 3966, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La. Size: 1 item Seizure of property was one of many weapons of war wielded by the Union government to reduce Confederate resources and weaken resolve during the Civi....
Jewett, Leah W.
"CIVIL WAR TREASURES: Confiscating Confederate Cotton: A Prickly Business,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 10
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol10/iss3/4