Best known for her war-time diary, published in part by her son as A Confederate Girl’s Diary (1913), Sarah Morgan Dawson (1842-1909) was the daughter of a prominent judge in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She, along with her widowed mother and sister, fled the capital city to Linwood Plantation nea....
Jewett, Leah W.
"CIVIL WAR TREASURES a Confederate Girl Remembers,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 13
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol13/iss1/2