Bonner and Family Papers, LLMVC; Arthur Bergeron, ed., The Civil War Reminiscences of Major Silas T.
7, 1864 (fifth quote), Stokes Papers, LLMVC. For a discussion of the "rich man's war, poor man's fight" elsewhere in the South, see Williams, Rich Man's War, esp.
Batchelor Papers, LLMVC; OR, 26:382; Order of Trans-Mississippi Department, Sept.
17, 1863 (second quote), Wright-Boyd Papers, LLMVC; Bergeron, "Dennis Haynes and His 'Thrilling Narrative of the Sufferings of ...
1, 1862, Moore Papers, LLMVC (third quote); Priscilla Allen to Gov.
18, 1864, Moore Papers, LLMVC (first and second quotes); Shreveport Semi-Weekly News, Oct.