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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

October 20, 1863

Appeal to Women to Donate Socks

The Southern Recorder of Milledgeville printed a letter from the Quarter Master General of Georgia, directed towards the women of Georgia - to gather socks for soldiers. 10,000 pair had already been donated, but his goal was 50,000.

Image of Appeal to Women to Donate Socks Southern Recorder
Digital Library of Georgia
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