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1 Title:   Louis De Vorsey, Jr. papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   De Vorsey, Louis  
  Dates:   circa 1961  
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The collection consists of a typescript and page proofs of Louis De Vorsey's The Indian Boundary in the southern colonies, 1763-1775, as well as his dissertation titled The evolution of the southern Indian boundary line in the British American colonies, 1736-1775. Material is undated, and corrected typescripts include handwritten notations and corrections.
 
  Identifier:   ms1321  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Benjamin Lincoln notebook and order book  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lincoln, Benjamin, 1733-1810  
  Dates:   1780-1795  
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The collection consists of a notebook and order book of Benjamin Lincoln. The notebook contains essays composed by Lincoln from 1780-1795. Essay titles include: State of Matters Relative to the Defense and Loss of Charlestown; Rise, Progress and Suppression of the Massachusetts Rebellion; Causes of the Failure of the Mission to the Hostile Indians; Invalidity of the Claims of the Indians to the Grounds on Which They Hunt; Observations on the Climate & C. of the Eastern Counties; On the Religious State of the Eastern Counties; On the Migration of Fishes; Observations Founded on a Letter to Judge Lowell on the Idea that Worms in the Vegetables and Animal Bodies Were the Consequences and Not the Cause of Corruption; and Why the Indian Tribes Decrease & C. The order book contains orders written by General Benjamin Lincoln from 1779-1780. Orders mainly concern general military administration and discipline of troops. Of particular interest are orders pertaining to marches or sieges at Augusta, Georgia, Savannah, Georgia, and Charleston, South Carolina.
 
  Identifier:   ms787  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Frederick William Benteen papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Benteen, Frederick William, 1834-1898.  
  Dates:   1833-1951  
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The collection consists of papers of Frederick William Benteen from 1833-1951. The collection contains a variety of material mainly relating to Benteen's service in the 7th U.S. Cavalry and, in particular, his involvement in the Battle of Little Big Horn. Includes correspondence (1871-1888) from Benteen in the Montana territory, Kansas, and Nebraska, to his wife, Catherine L. Benteen; a map drawn by Benteen of the Little Big Horn battlefield; some official military documents including the draft and revised draft (July 4, 1876) of Major Marcus A. Reno regarding George A. Custer and the Battle of Little Big Horn; and numerous photographs of members of the 7th Cavalry, military groups and locations, including Ft. Dodge, Kansas (1868-1869), Indian leaders, and several of the Benteen family. The collection also contains some military documents relating to Benteen's service in the 10th Missouri Volunteer Cavalry during the Civil War; photocopies of correspondence from Benteen to Theodore W. Goldin regarding the 7th Cavalry; "Cavalry Scraps", articles written by Benteen regarding his cavalry service; correspondence (1929-1949) between E.A. Brinistool and various members of the Benteen family; newspaper clippings; printed material; and a scrapbook.
 
  Identifier:   ms770  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   Wilson Lumpkin reminiscences  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lumpkin, Wilson, 1783-1870  
  Dates:   1852  
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The collection consists of reminiscences of Wilson Lumpkin, written entirely in his hand, in 1852. The reminiscences mainly highlight his political career including service as a U.S. Representative; Governor of Georgia; United States Bureau of Indian Affairs, Commissioner to execute the Cherokee Treaty of 1835; and U.S. Senator. Besides the personal reminiscences, the volumes include copies of official correspondence as Governor and Commissioner, and speeches and remarks as U.S. Senator. The reminiscences describe state and national political matters and include extensive information regarding the native American Indians, particularly the Cherokees, and their subsequent removal to the West.
 
  Identifier:   ms1047  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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