At the Siege of Suffolk

In the following letter to be posted, Parham turned his attention from Franklin to another Southeast Virginian town, one located on the edge of The Great Dismal Swamp.  Suffolk was within his sight and under siege by US Federal troops at the time of writing.  Articles The Siege of Suffolk (part one) and The Siege of Suffolk (part two) from Emerging Civil War describe the historical event and hidden evidence of same one can find during a day trip.

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