Susan Leffel's Letter to
Edmund Davis, Governor of Texas
Susan Leffel, widow of David Miller Leffel, wrote a very touching letter to Texas Governor Edmund Davis in 1869 informing him of the continued attacks and persecution upon her family as she pleaded for help for herself and other families of the victims of the Great Hangings at Gainesville, Texas 1862.
Please refer to the follow-up post about Susan's letter here.
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