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Photographs of Civil War sites

Photographs of Civil War sites

Descriptive Summary

Title: Photographs of Civil War sites
Creator: Spencer, Thomas
Inclusive Dates: 1920-1950
Language: English
Extent: 0.75 Linear Feet 2 boxes
Collection Number: ms1142
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of 460 photographs, collected or photographed by Thomas Spencer, of buildings and other sites which possess some connection to the Civil War. The majority of the photographs were taken in Georgia, with some from Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. Many of the buildings depicted in the photographs served as headquarters of one or both armies.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by states, then by location.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Photographs of Civil War sites, ms1142, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Photographs.
Historic sites -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Alabama photographs

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11Blue Springs
12Centre
13Eufaula
14Gaylesville
15Jacksonville
16Lawrence
17Mobile
18Tuscumbia
 

Florida photographs

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19Bradenton
110Ellenton
 

Georgia photographs

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111Acworth
112Adairsville
113Allatoona
114Americus
115Andersonville
116Armuchee Valley
117Atlanta
118Barnesville
119Bartow Co.
120Campbellton
121Cartersville
122Cassville
123Chattahoochee River
124Chickamauga
125Cobb Co.
126Columbus
127Conyers
128Crawfordville
129Dahlonega
130Dalton
131Decatur
132Euharlee
133Gainesville
134Graysville
135Greensboro
136Jonesboro
137Kennesaw Mt.
138Kingston
139Lafayette
140La Grange
141Madison
142Marietta
143Millen
144Milner
145Morgan Co.
146New Hope
147Newnan
148Newton Co.
149Old Ford
150Oxford
151Park's Mill
152Paulding Co.
153Pickett's Mill
154Pine Mt.
155Resaca
156Ringgold
157The Rock
158Rome
159Tunnel Hill
160Varnell
161White
162Miscellaneous & Unidentified
 

Kentucky photographs

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21Perryville
22Lexington
 

Mississippi photographs

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23Bissel
24Brices Cross Road
25Iuka
26Port Gibson
27Tupelo
 

North Carolina photographs

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28Durham
29Greensboro
210Salisbury
 

South Carolina photographs

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211Cowpens
212Fort Sumter
 

Tennessee photographs

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213Ashwood
214Chattanooga
215Cleveland
216Columbia
217Murfreesboro
218Nashville
219Smyrna
 

Virginia photographs

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220Abington
221Appomattox
222Bull Run
223Five Forks
224Front Royal
225Kelly's Ford
226Richmond
 

Miscellaneous photographs

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227Unidentified locations
228Locomotives
229People
 

Manuscript material

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230Misc. printed material, letters (photos)
231Letter (photostat), 1864 September 30
231To S.H. Stout, Director of Confederate Hospitals
232Miscellaneous printed material