Julia Nelson Donates to the Confederate War Effort, 1862
[Richmond Daily Dispatch, August 6, 1862:]
[themes: Civil War—civilian roles]
The army Committee of the Young men's Christian Association acknowledge the receipt of the following contributions and supplies for the sick and wounded soldiers, during the month of July:
Mrs Julia M. Nelson, Louisa, 11 shirts, 5 pairs drawers, 2 pairs socks, jar butter, &c.
Contributions or supplies may be forwarded to Roger Martin, Sup't, or to Wm P Munford, Chairman Army Committee Y. M. C. A.