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1 Title:   Bunnie Browning autograph album  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Browning, Bunnie  
  Dates:   1859-1866  
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The collection consists of one autograph album kept by Bunnie Browning of Athens, Georgia, from 1859-1866. Several autographs are by Confederate soldiers from Athens, Georgia, including three who served in the Athens Guards, Co. K, 3rd Georgia Infantry (George Graham, Charles B. Mason, and Charles W. Reynolds). Sentiments, many in the form of poems, are from Miss Browning's friends and are typical of the Victorian period.
 
  Identifier:   ms3448  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Confederate States of America military passes  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Confederate States of America. Army  
  Dates:   1860s  
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The collection consists of one sheet of four blank military passes.
 
  Identifier:   ms451  
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3 Title:   Confederate Army war figures scrapbook  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1865  
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The collection consists of one volume containing newspaper clippings and typescript. The book is seventy-seven pages long, though most are blank and pages 16-24 are missing. Several newspapers printed articles, contemplating war figures, at the war's end. The volume has several of these, including ones entitled "Resources of South in War: Comparative Strengths of the Belligerents," "The Men Who Fought for the South in 1861-1865," and "Relative Numbers." Other typed lists show the analysis more clearly. One in particular titled "Strength of the Confederate Army (At the close of the War)" details those surrendered, killed, and wounded. Slight comparisons with the Union are made. These were made in the early years after the war before reconciliation and Reconstruction.
 
  Identifier:   ms111  
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4 Title:   John Esten Cooke letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Cooke, John Esten, 1830-1886  
  Dates:   1861  
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The collection consists of two letters: dated Howitzer Battery, Leesburg, January 1, 1861, signed "John Esten Cooke," regarding orders, "the affair in Richmond," and Cooke's worries; dated Camp near Leesburg, September 8, 1861, signed "John Esten Cooke," regarding Cooke's friends, and his personal relationship with Miss Nettie.
 
  Identifier:   ms1385  
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5 Title:   Edwin L. B. Estes letter to W. L. A. Estes  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Estes, Edwin L. B.  
  Dates:   1864 February 9  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Camp, Rome, Georgia, February 9, 1864, to "Mr. W. L. A. Estes," signed "Edwin L. B. Estes," regarding Reasons' reaction to the Emancipation Proclamation, Estes' desire to get his wife out of Tennessee, and treatment of female citizens by the Union Army.
 
  Identifier:   ms1691  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Georgia Secession Convention ordinance of occupation  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Georgia. Convention of the People (1861 : Milledgeville and Savannah, Ga.)  
  Dates:   1861  
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The collection consists of the ordinance transferring to the provisional government of the Confederate States of America, the use and occupation of forts, arsenals, navy yards, custom houses, and public sites within the State of Georgia. The ordinance is signed "George W. Crawford, President of the Convention."
 
  Identifier:   ms2441  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   Telegram from General Taylor to General Beauregard  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Taylor, Richard, 1826-1879  
  Dates:   1864 December  
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The collection consists of a telegram from General Taylor to General Beauregard dated December 1, 1864 from Savannah, Georgia. The president telegraphed to tell Taylor his services will be needed in the west when Beauregard heads east. "Leave any instructions for me at Macon or Columbus."
 
  Identifier:   ms2580  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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8 Title:   Jimmie McCulloch letter to his wife  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   McCulloch, Jimmie  
  Dates:   1862 August 8  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Camp New Market, August 8, 1862, to "My Dear Wife," signed "Jimmie McCulloch," regarding a battle at Malvern Hill, causalities, Union prisoners, and movements of Union troops.
 
  Identifier:   ms2669  
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9 Title:   "Baldwin Blues" photograph  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Unknown  
  Dates:   1873  
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The collection consists of one photograph of the "Baldwin Blues" of Milledgeville, Georgia, shows the men in full dress uniform. Most of the men are identified. Captain Bernard Richey Herty is standing in the front center of the group.
 
  Identifier:   ms2898  
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10 Title:   F. M. Goodwin letter to Susan Goodwin  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Goodwin, F. M.  
  Dates:   1864 July 13  
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The collection consists of a letter from F. M. Goodwin to his wife Susan, from camp near Campbellton, Georgia (now Douglasville, GA) on July 13, 1864. The letter describes their position and talks of Sherman's possible options regarding Atlanta. The letter continues on July 15th when he states things are quiet for the first time in two months.
 
  Identifier:   ms1008  
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11 Title:   Confederate States of America prison (Madison, Ga.) records of 1862 arrivals  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   none  
  Dates:   1870s  
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One list of names of individuals who were incarcerated at the Confederate States of America Prison in Madison, Georgia. The list (a handwritten copy of original) includes names and dates of prisoners who arrived on the following dates: April 24, September 21, September 24, and December 20, 1862.
 
  Identifier:   ms1428  
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12 Title:   Charles Wood diary  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Wood, Charles, active 1857-1869  
  Dates:   1857-1869  
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The collection consists of a diary of Charles Wood. Early entries relate to Wood's activities as a law student and his political views. Entries in 1861 describe his journey from Richmond, Virginia to Tallahassee, Florida after being assigned as aide-de-camp to General John B. Grayson, who was Commander of the Dept. of East Florida. Wood describes the various towns he traveled through and upon arriving in Tallahassee, the illness and death of General Grayson. In 1863, he writes a short entry discussing the war's impact on his personal philosophy. The volume also contains personal financial accounts from 1868-1869.
 
  Identifier:   ms2734  
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13 Title:   Henry R. Jackson officer roster  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Jackson, Henry R. (Henry Rootes), 1820-1898  
  Dates:   1861  
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This collection contains a roster of general and field officers under the command of Brigadier General Henry R. Jackson in the Confederate Army in northwest Virginia. The list of twenty-one officers includes name, regiment, and date of commission.
 
  Identifier:   ms2921  
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14 Title:   Isaiah Smith papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Smith, Isaiah, 1833-1922  
  Dates:   1860-1867  
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The collection consists of a diary kept by Isiah Smith from 1860-1867. Smith writes about family, friends, work, church, singing, the weather, army camp, hospital duties, and fellow soldiers. The collection also includes photographs of Isiah Smith, his family, and CSA discharge. The photographs are undated.
 
  Identifier:   ms3302  
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15 Title:   Lipscomb family letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lipscomb family  
  Dates:   1856-1893  
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The collection consists of correspondence of the Lipscomb family from 1856-1893. Included is a letter from Andrew A. Lipscomb to his sister Molly at Tuskegee Female College, Alabama, regarding a family death; letter from Williams Rutherford to Alexander H. Stephens, regarding Rutherford's view of issuing bonds instead of treasury notes for the cotton loan; two letters from Frank A. Lipscomb to his "Auntie," dated Camp Chase, Ohio, regarding Lipscomb's time in jail; and three additions letters from Frank A. Lipscomb regarding his boat trip to Europe, travels through Germany and Italy, impressions of Europe, European opinions of Southerners, and his indecision regarding the future.
 
  Identifier:   ms371  
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16 Title:   Fleming G. Grieve letter to Colonel D. E. Barrow  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Grieve, Fleming G.  
  Dates:   1861 October 3  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Milledgeville, October 3, 1861, to Colonel D. E. Barrow, signed "Fleming G. Grieve," regarding the use of Calhoun Greys for service for the coastal defense of Georgia. The letter includes a list of officers and privates in the company.
 
  Identifier:   ms453  
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17 Title:   O. W. Lowe letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lowe, O. W.  
  Dates:   1860-1865  
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The collection consists of six letters, five written by O. W. Lowe as a Confederate soldier from 1860-1865. Lowe describes the regiment's march to Richmond, fighting in Pennsylvania, men killed, his scout duties, a fishing detail in Port Royal, and his recruiting duties in Virginia during 1864. Lowe's letter to his mother dated October 1, 1865, describes his time spent in prison, lack of food, his health, life after the war, how freed men are coping with life, and the need to forget the past war. One letter dated March 23, 1860 begins "Dear Cousin," and is signed "I remain your friend Mary C. Allison Miss M. Holland."
 
  Identifier:   ms655  
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18 Title:   David Jackson Bailey papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Bailey, David Jackson, 1812-1897  
  Dates:   1860-1925  
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The collection consists of papers concerning the formation of the 30th Georgia Infantry, of which David Jackson Bailey was Colonel, from 1860-1865. Some correspondence regards supply and medical matters; and a letter to Bailey from his father regards the health of family members. A chunk of printed material at the end of the collection regards William Joseph Simmons and the Ku Klux Klan.
 
  Identifier:   ms1661  
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19 Title:   Robert Toombs letter to General Gustavus W. Smith  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Toombs, Robert Augustus, 1810-1885  
  Dates:   1865 March 25  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Washington, Georgia, March 25, 1865, "Dear General," signed "R. Toombs," regarding a militia bill, Union operations and strategies, a march to capture Savannah while Sherman is operating outside the state, and the ousting of President Jefferson Davis to save the Confederacy.
 
  Identifier:   ms1163  
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20 Title:   Alexander P. Stewart letter to Colonel Andrew J. Kellar  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stewart, Alexander Peter, 1821-1908  
  Dates:   1864 May 31  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated "In the field," Paulding County, Georgia, May 31, 1864, to "Colonel A. J. Kellar," signed "Alex. P. Stewart," regarding Stewart's desire for Kellar to join his staff, and General Johnston.
 
  Identifier:   ms1655  
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