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Comment by Rick Russell on June 7, 2014 at 1:09pm

Yes Gary, and she also often made clothes for her slaves

Comment by Gary Carden on June 5, 2014 at 11:38am

I am sitting here with a copy of Fear in North Carolina, and I have been reading what life was like in the Henry family and I am amazed at Cornelia's sewing! It seems that the majority of her life was devoted to making clothes for her family, including those who were in the war.  I have other questions, too, but I'll save them for later.

Comment by Kathi Bobb on February 19, 2011 at 10:27pm

Looks like a book that I would enjoy reading very much.

Thank you for publishing.

Comment by Rick Russell on February 25, 2010 at 11:05am
Thanks Tipper. Yes, Karen Clinard and I compiled the book from Cornelia Henry's journals, letters and other historical records. I think you would really enjoy the first hand description of Appalachian home life during the Civil War.
Comment by Tipper on February 24, 2010 at 6:11pm
Wonderful video-now I need to get the book : ) Did you compile the book?

tipper

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