From Miss Priscilla Larkin: The Civil War Diary of a Southern Belle:
Received a piece of music this morning-- "Beauregard's Grand Marche" How much more can I apreciate it-- knowing it comes from a member of the memorable "Fourth Ala Reg"--
Fiction adds color and insight to genealogical research. Non-fiction helps with the facts! And reading as a hobby is just pure enjoyment.
From DANIEL BOONE by John Bakeless (1939):