From the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Governor Alcorn Collection. Letter from Murray Peyton, secretary of the Mississippi State Senate, to Mississippi Governor James L. Alcorn, informing Alcorn of the actions of the Senate in the matter of confirming persons appointed to county officer positions by Alcorn, and one nominee who was not confirmed. Attached is a list of names of appointees.
From the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Governor Pettus Collection. Letter from A. S. Ashe tendering his resignation as Assistant Surgeon of the Confederate 3rd Mississippi Infantry to join the Confederate Navy.