Wartime Challenges | Idella Bodie's S.C. Women

Mary Boykin Chesnut, Part 9 - Wartime Challenges

Mary's Diary Entry: June 24, 1862 -  Mary’s diary further explains the challenges of life during wartime.

Backstory: During Pickett’s charge at the Battle of Gettysburg, artillery fire could be heard over 100 miles away.