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1 Title:   Charles S. Dickinson letter to Governor Joseph E. Brown  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Dickinson, Charles S.  
  Dates:   1862 November 12  
Consists of a letter written by Charles S. Dickinson, an inventor from Cleveland, Ohio, to Governor Joseph E. Brown of Georgia regarding a new centrifugal machine gun as well as a "steam wagon" Dickinson had invented for use in combat. Dickinson offered his inventions to the Confederate military and even suggested he visit Georgia and build his machines for military service. The second page of the letter includes two newspaper clippings covering the gun from The Plain Dealer in Cleveland, Ohio and Capital City Fact in Columbus, Ohio.
  Identifier:   ms4108  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Joseph E. Brown Letter to John B. Campbell  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Brown, Joseph E., (Joseph Emerson), 1821-1894  
  Dates:   1860 August 22  
The collection consists of a letter dated 22 August 1860, from Governor Joseph E. Brown to John B. Campbell, secretary of the Quartermaster Department. The letter concerns the purchase of 250 horse artillery sabre belts, 250 holsters and 150 horse artillery sabres. It also contains personal mention of Mrs. Campbell and her small child who are visiting with the Browns, relaying her messages to her husband.
  Identifier:   ms1098  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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