Valley of the Shadow
The War Years
Spring 1861–Spring 1865

Letters & Diaries


Annie Harris (1860)

Angeline “Annie” Harris lived in River Heads Township in Augusta County, Virginia. She kept a detailed correspondence with a few Confederate soldiers during the war.

The following links provide access to the most likely matches in the Valley of the Shadow databases:

Harris Family

A collection of letters written to Annie Harris during the war. Almost all of the correspondence is from two men; Samuel Franklin Carson and Tony Pastor, both of whom were soldiers in the confederate army during the war.