From the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Governor Alcorn Collection. Letter from E. P. McNeal to Mississippi Governor James L. Alcorn, sending Alcorn a letter asking him to "referee" between himself and Mississippi State Auditor H. Musgrove and states that he has enclosed 3 letters of correspondence. (No other letters were enclosed)
From the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Governor Pettus Collection. Telegram from Confederate General Daniel Ruggles at Grenada, Mississippi, informing Mississippi Governor John J. Pettus of the reported movements of enemy troops under the command of Generals Lew Wallace and William T. Sherman.