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Antebellum and Civil War Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS645
Scope and Contents of the Records This is a collection of documents, most of which chronicle the history of the American Civil War, particularly the Atlanta Campaign. In addition, there are several documents which reflect the history of the Antebellum South, including African American slavery. The collection includes letters, diaries, special orders, pardons, requisitions, poems, pamphlets, newspapers, personal narratives, biographies, circulars, broadsides, muster rolls, currency, bibles, research papers, and other private...
Dates: 1832-1935, undated

Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association records

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS375
Scope and Content This collection contains organizational records and histories of the Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association. Also included are historical items collected by members as well as newspaper clippings, programs, and membership information. There are files pertaining to member genealogy and biographies of Confederate soldiers.
Dates: 1866-1977

Civil War Confederate cartes de visite collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.VIS206
Scope and Content This collection contains twenty-six cartes de visite of Confederate generals and politicians. Generals include Robert E. Lee, Joseph E. Johnston, Stonewall Jackson, and Nathan Bedford Forrest among others. Politicians include images of President Jefferson Davis and Vice President Alexander Stephens as a young man. There is also an image of Emperor Napoleon III of France.
Dates: undated

DuBose family visual arts materials

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Identifier: ahc.VIS198
Scope and Content This collection contains images collected by the DuBose family. Subjects include military personnel, battlefields, and the U. S. Civil War era. Photographic formats include ambrotypes, cartes de visite, cabinet cards, daguerreotypes, drawings, engravings, ivorytypes, photographs, tintypes, albumen prints, and photographic albums. There are also photographic images with drawn enhancements, one of a young soldier and another of an older man. These images document the United States Civil War. ...
Dates: 1840-1870, undated

James L. Bell papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS848f
Scope and Content This collection documents the life of James L. Bell and Bell family genealogy. Included are letters to Bell from William J. Hilburn, a fellow soldier; Captain Charles K. Maddox, under whom both Bell and Hilburn served during their military service; Walter A. Wiley; and A. T. Spalding, a pastor at Second Baptist Church in Atlanta. There is also research on the Bell family, gathered by James L. Bell’s great-granddaughter Edith H. Cook, that traces the family back to the 18th century. Cook also...
Dates: 1876-1983, undated

Myra Sheetz Harper letter

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Identifier: ahc.MSS404f
Scope and Content This collection contains a typescript and transcription of a letter written to Myra Sheetz Harper from Marion M. Hite, secretary to General Robert E. Lee, from headquarters, Army of Northern Virginia, Chaffins Bluff on the James River, on October 2, 1864.
Dates: 1864

Samuel L. Roe family papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS715f
Scope and Content This collection consists primarily of letters written by Samuel L. Roe and C.W.G. Roe while the brothers were serving in Company H, 15th Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry, during the United States Civil War. The letters describe troop movements; weather conditions; rations; the lack of adequate shoes, clothing, and pay; and other details regarding living and battle conditions during the war. Of particular interest are comments in the letters about taking "Yankee" prisoners, religious...
Dates: 1841-1875, undated

United Daughters of the Confederacy collection

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Identifier: ahc.MSS765
Scope and Content This collection includes records of organizational activities of the Georgia division and of several Atlanta chapters.
Dates: 1849-1979

Wilbur G Kurtz, Sr. visual arts collection

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Identifier: ahc.VIS197
Scope and Content This collection contains the family photographs of the Kurtz and Fuller families as well as visual materials Kurtz created and collected during the course of his career. Family photographs pertain to Kurtz and Fuller families as well as a few images from Annie Pye Kurtz prior to her marriage to Wilbur Sr. Also included are images of Wilbur Sr. and friends during his time in Chicago, Illinois. The bulk of this collection is photographic materials which support the research and field work...
Dates: 1859-1972, undated

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Confederate States of America -- Armed Forces -- Uniforms. 2
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Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 5
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 3
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 2
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 7th 2
DuBose, Beverly M., 1918-1986 2
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Georgia. Militia 2
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 2
Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891 2
Morgan, John Hunt 2
Andervount, Jacob 1
Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Ladies Memorial Association 1
Atlanta and West Point Rail Road Company 1
Baptist Banner (Newspaper) 1
Bell family 1
Bell, James L. 1
Bragg, Braxton 1
Brandon, H. L. 1
Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell) 1
Brown, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894 1
Cobb, Howell 1
Coca-Cola Company 1
Collins, Ellis 1
Confederate States of America. Army 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 15th. Company H 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 1st (1861-1865) 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 6th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Volunteers, 14th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Volunteers, 63rd 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Sharpshooter Battalion, 4th 1
Cook, Edith Harber, 1918- 1
Copeland, Stephan W. 1
Cox, John C. 1
Davis, Larkin 1
De Havilland, Olivia 1
Demere, Jane Jones 1
DuBose, Beverly Means, 1886-1953 1
Dubose, Beverly Means 1
Felton, Rebecca Latimer 1
Forrest, Nathan Bedford, 1821-1877 1
Fuller family 1
Fuller, William Allen 1
Gable, Clark, 1901-1960 1
Githins, Will H. 1
Grant, Lemuel Pratt 1
Haas and Peale (Hilton Head, S. C.) 1
Hampton, Wade 1
Hardage, Lucinda 1
Harper, Myra Sheetz 1
Harris, Volney S. 1
Hite, Marion M. 1
Hood, John Bell 1
Horsley, William 1
Howard, Leslie 1
Hubbard, Elizabeth Roe, 1830-1917 1
Jackson, Stonewall 1
Johns, Ephram H. 1
Johnston, Albert Sidney 1
Jones, E. W. 1
Kirby-Smith, Edmund 1
Kurtz, Annie Laurie Fuller, 1884-1946 1
Kurtz, Annie Laurie, 1921- 1
Kurtz, Annie Rachel Pye, 1895-1985 1
Kurtz, Eugene 1
Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 1
Kurtz, Wilbur, 1912-1991 1
Ladies' Memorial Association 1
Leigh, Vivien 1
Leyden, Austin 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Linscott, Harry 1
Lockman, John 1
Long, Stephen H. (Stephen Harriman) 1
Longstreet, James 1
Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.) 1
Marshall, Fannie Calhoun 1
McCall, E. H. 1
McCay, C. F. (Charles Francis) 1
McDaniel, Hattie 1
McKay, Philip 1
McQueen, Butterfly 1
Mercer, John J. 1
Mitchell, William A. 1
Morlan, J. A. 1
Napoleon, Emperor of the French, III, 1808-1873 1
Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Pattillo Lumber Company 1
Polk, Leonidas 1
Rawson, E. E. 1
Richards, Samuel P. 1
Roe, C. W. G. (Charles William Gilbert), 1826-1863 1
Roe, Samuel L., 1840-1864 1
Rogers, J. H. 1
Rogers, William H. H. 1
Rutherford, Mildred Lewis, 1852-1928 1
Scarborough, Drury P. 1
Soldiers friend (Newspaper) 1
Stanley, Henry S. 1
Stephens, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1812-1883 1
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