love letters written by her ancestors. so vulnerable. beautiful language. lost art?
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Portraits of David P. Grier and his fiancee, Anna McKinney. A colonel in the 77th Illinois Volunteer Regiment during the Civil War, Grier wrote many letters to Anna, from his enlistment in 1861 through the end of the war in 1865.
DAVID P. GRIER and ANNA MCKINNEY - a civil war couple who were madly in love. This is a post of their great-great-great-grandaughter's. She has his love letters he wrote during the war. Such beautiful language, and so moving how they expressed they're love in those days.. //Beautiful EL//
A Civil War Love Story... in letters from the battlefield http://thehairpin.com/2012/03/a-civil-war-love-story
Such a beautiful story, I wish we still wrote like this! http://thehairpin.com/2012/03/a-civil-war-love-story
Rare photo of slave children found
incredibly romantic letters
American Civil War Fashion
“I Was Not Born to Be Shot”: David P. Grier’s Civil War Letters