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1 Title:   James Lardner and W. R. Howell correspondence  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Lardner, James, 1801-1881  
  Dates:   1862-1863  
The collection consists primarily of correspondence and documents relating to the East Gulf Blockading Squadron under the command of Admiral James Lardner (1802-1881). Included are detailed orders for the USS Stars and Stripes, a roster of ships in the Squadron on November 30, 1862, and printed General Orders by the Secretary of the Navy drumming Commander George Henry Preble, nephew of the admiral, out of the service for allowing the CSS Florida to run into Mobile, Alabama.
  Identifier:   ms3847  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Tift family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Tift, Henry Harding, 1841-1922  
  Dates:   1750-2015  
This collection contains correspondence, business and land records, photographs, family history, and printed material. Some highlights include American Revolution militia recruitment orders, Colonial land records from Connecticut, and photographs of early Tifton, Georgia.
  Identifier:   ms4074  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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