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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

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

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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

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Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 7th 2
Andervount, Jacob 1
Atlanta and West Point Rail Road Company 1
Baptist Banner (Newspaper) 1
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Bell, James L. 1
Brandon, H. L. 1
Cobb, Howell 1
Collins, Ellis 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, Jefferson, 1808-1889 1
Davis, Larkin 1
Georgia. Militia 1
Githins, Will H. 1
Grant, Lemuel Pratt 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 1
Harper, Myra Sheetz 1
Harris, Volney S. 1
Hite, Marion M. 1
Horsley, William 1
Hubbard, Elizabeth Roe, 1830-1917 1
Johns, Ephram H. 1
Jones, E. W. 1
Leyden, Austin 1
Linscott, Harry 1
Lockman, John 1
McCall, E. H. 1
McCay, C. F. (Charles Francis) 1
McKay, Philip 1
Mercer, John J. 1
Mitchell, William A. 1
Morgan, John Hunt 1
Morlan, J. A. 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
Scarborough, Drury P. 1
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 1
Soldiers friend (Newspaper) 1
Stanley, Henry S. 1
Terry, Carlisle 1
Thib, S. C. 1
Thomas, Charles W. 1
United States. Army. Connecticut Infantry Regiment, 20th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 107th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 42nd (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 78th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Infantry. Ohio Regiment, 80th 1
United States. Army. New York Cavalry Regiment, 8th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 119th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 136th (1862-1865) 1
Vickers, L. E. 1
Ward, William S. 1
White, Cynthia 1
White, J. R. 1
Woodworth, Edwin C. 1
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