John Leeds Barroll letter to Elleonora Barroll
John Leeds Barroll to his wife Elleonora Barroll via the Flag of Truce from Richmond, Virginia. He discusses how he misses his family and how he hopes to return home soon. Mentions that many Kent County boys were injured in recent battles. John Leeds Barroll was in the Confederate capitol of Richmond, Virginia after publishing a newspaper article that was found treasonous by federal authorities. The Barroll family was a prominent Kent County family in the 19th and 20th centuries.