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Campbell, Bulow, Orme family papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS953
Scope and Content The Campbell-Bulow-Orme papers include genealogical information, documents, correspondence, and newsclippings concerning these three inter-related families. These materials are primarily organized into two scrapbooks. The correspondence includes letters from Stonewall Jackson's wife. The genealogical record of the Orme family was copied from The Family Record Book of Dr. F.H. Orme, in Atlanta, Georgia, on December 17, 1911. Also included is a single letter...
Dates: 1911, 1930, undated

Campbell family correspondence

Collection number: ahc.MSS859f
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence written by members of the Campbell family and their friends. Authors include Joseph C. Hornblower, Abby Campbell, Anna Maria Harris, and Marjory Corcoran. The letters were posted from Ireland, Scotland, South Carolina and New York, and are addressed to cities in New York and New Jersey. Eliza Campbell is the recipient of most of the letters, but Mrs. H. K. Campbell, Mrs. James H. Kip, and Mrs. C. Ludlows also received letters. The texts discuss recent...
Dates: 1822-1892, undated

Ella May Thornton Papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS206
Scope and Content This collection contains personal documents of Miss Thornton’s, as well as material that reflected some of her interests later in life. Included are report cards from the Georgia Capital Female College and Conservatory of Music in 1890-1891, her passport from 1935, and a citation from the Atlanta Library Club upon her retirement in 1954. Other material consists of hand-written correspondence, newspaper clippings, genealogical records, and pamphlets that documented her interests in the Gate...
Dates: 1890-1973, undated (bulk 1947-1968)

Mangum family papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS217f
Scope and Content This collection consists of military records from the career of Dr. William L. Mangum as well as other family papers. Documents include military orders for Mangum to raise a cavalry company from wounded Confederate soldiers; personal letters; Confederate military passes; account pages, tax, and other receipts; and birth, marriage, and death certificates. The collection also includes weaving draft patterns from "Lizzie," possibly Mangum's sister Elizabeth, which were translated in the 1990s...
Dates: 1825-1991, undated