Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Winston Guards 2643, United Daughters of the Confederacy Donates Book To Library

Frances Woodruff (left), of the Winston Guards 2643, United Daughters of the Confederacy, recently donated a copy of the book Kate, The Journal of a Confederate Nurse by Kate Cumming to the Genealogy collection of the Winston County Library. Librarian Beth Edwards (right) said “We are delighted to have a copy of this wonderful book. It gives us a rare look into the life of general hospitals during the Civil War in the South. Kate Cummings was a courageous and defiant lady and dedicated her life to helping others.”