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1 Title:   D.W. Phillips letters (photocopy)  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Phillips, D. W.  
  Dates:   1862, 1863, 1899  
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The collection consists of two letters (photocopies) written in 1862 and 1863, between D.W. Phillips and his wife regarding conditions of the war. A third letter (photocopy) dated June 1, 1899, addressed to "Brother, sister, and family," signed "Sarah C. Cooper," discusses family affairs.
 
  Identifier:   ms1751  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Arlon S. Atherton letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Atherton, Arlon S., 1842-1922  
  Dates:   1865  
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The collection consists of four letters from Arlon S. Atherton: dated Alexandria, Virginia, February 5, 1825, "My dear Susie," regarding excitement over the 13th Amendment; dated U. S. General Court Martial Rooms, North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia, February 9, 1865, "My very dear friend," regarding executions; dated Pro. Marshalls Office, Goldsboro, North Carolina, June 11, 1865, "Dear Susie," regarding Northerners settling in the South; dated Office of City Jail, Goldsboro, North Carolina, July 2, 1865, "My dear Susie," regarding soldiers burning an African American church.
 
  Identifier:   ms3531  
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3 Title:   J. Brandon Kennedy letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Kennedy, J. Brandon  
  Dates:   1864 February 24  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated near Dalton, Georgia, February 24, 1864, "To Miss Mary M. Kennedy, Care of her mother," signed "J. Brandon Kennedy," regarding Kennedy's paternal love and esteem for his daughter in case he is killed in the war.
 
  Identifier:   ms3557  
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4 Title:   S. C. Dobbs letter to J. S. Fain  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Dobbs, Stephen C.  
  Dates:   1865 November 21  
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Dobbs' letter is addressed to J. S. Fain, Athens, Georgia, November 21, 1865, and is a response to accusations concerning the theft of brandy. Also included is a printed roster of Company E, 11th Regiment.
 
  Identifier:   ms3745  
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5 Title:   N. Foster Browne letter to E. A. Nisbet  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Browne, N. Foster  
  Dates:   1861 September 25  
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This collection contains a letter from N. Foster Browne of Eatonton, Georgia to E. A. Nisbet appealing to him regarding his failed attempt to secure an officer's commission with the promise to raise a Corps of Engineers, Sappers and Miners for the defense of Savannah, Georgia from Governor Joe E. Brown.
 
  Identifier:   ms4353  
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6 Title:   Pleasant Stovall letter to B. A. Stovall  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Stovall, Pleasant, 1793-1863  
  Dates:   1862 August 21  
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The collection consists of one letter from Pleasant Stovall in Athens, Georgia addressed to his son Lt. B. A. Stovall in Chattanooga, Tennessee. In the letter Pleasant replies to an earlier letter from the Lieutentant regarding investments including Georgia Railroad and Union Bank stock, and discusses the future value of Confederate money and disposition of Confederate property. He also writes about a family visit and the health of various family members, and makes general comments about the War.
 
  Identifier:   ms1103  
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7 Title:   Charles Smith Hamilton and Sylvester Smith papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Smith, Sylvester, active 1862-1865  
  Dates:   1839-1905  
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The collection consists of papers of Charles Smith Hamilton and Sylvester Smith. Papers of Charles Smith Hamilton include a handwritten copy of a letter to President Lincoln, signed by over 100 men, regarding Hamilton's removal from their command; handwritten copy of Battle of Iuka, by Hamilton; and a memoriam pamphlet published at Hamilton's death describing his military career. Papers of Sylvester Smith consists of correspondence, mainly from Smith to his Wife, Mary E. Smith, written from Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington, regarding camp life, other soldiers, rumors, troop position, money matters, his wife's correspondence, and problems coping with his extended absence. Also included are some Smith family letters, financial records of Sylvester Smith, and the diary of Major James Hart Purdy.
 
  Identifier:   ms1731  
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8 Title:   Anna L. Drake letters (photocopies)  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Drake, Anna L., 1842-1886  
  Dates:   1859-1865  
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The collection consists of photocopies of Civil War letters written to Anna L. Drake from 1859-1865. Letters are written from soldiers in South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, and New York. Also included are photocopies of poems and Confederate currency.
 
  Identifier:   ms3046  
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9 Title:   Jim Wilson letter to A. J. Rockwell  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Wilson, James  
  Dates:   1862 August 7  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Camp near Rienzi, August 7, 1862, to Mr. A. J. Rockwell, signed "Jim Wilson Co. C 36th Regt.," regarding Wilson's current location and his views on arming African Americans to join Union soldiers.
 
  Identifier:   ms3537  
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10 Title:   Francis Wilkinson Pickens letter to Joseph E. Brown  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Pickens, Francis Wilkinson, 1805-1869  
  Dates:   1861 May 14  
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A letter from Francis Wilkinson Pickens to Joseph E. Brown thanking him for lending gunpowder to South Carolina at an important time. He refers to January 1861, when his artillery batteries in Charleston fired upon a federal ship sent to reinforce troops at Fort Sumter.
 
  Identifier:   ms3603  
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11 Title:   Mary H. Dow letter to Almeda Shepard  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Dow, Mary H.  
  Dates:   1863 January 3  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated January 3, 1863, "Dear Cousin" (Mrs. Almeda Shepard), signed "Mary H. Dow," regarding army drawers for soldiers, and the poor treatment of white substitutes in the army.
 
  Identifier:   ms3634  
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12 Title:   Henry A. Snider letter to Albert  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Snider, Henry A., active 1864  
  Dates:   1864 May 2  
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The collection consists of one letter: dated Battery Marion, Sullivan Island, May 2, 1864, "Dear Albert," signed "Henry A. Snider," regarding the bombing of Fort Sumter.
 
  Identifier:   ms3636  
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13 Title:   Felix Walthall letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Walthall, Felix Leonard, Captain, 1836-1918  
  Dates:   1863 July 4  
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The collection consists of one letter from Captain Felix Walthall to his sister Mary Louisa Walthall Lyons in Worthville, GA. Walthall indicates his location in the heading as, "Miss. Swamp," and later describes his company as being 15-20 miles from Vicksburg. Walthall mainly describes the scarcity of supplies, the physical demands of long days of marching, and the relations between soldiers and the higher-ranking officials.
 
  Identifier:   ms3872  
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14 Title:   H. H. Davis letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Davis, H. H.  
  Dates:   1864  
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The collection contains two letters from H. H. Davis, a member of the 20th Georgia Infantry Regiment, dated 1864. One letter is dated June 23 from Petersburg, Virginia to his brother, the other dated July 24 to his family regarding his intended instructions.
 
  Identifier:   ms3959  
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15 Title:   Lucy Dillard Bryant family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Dillard, John Lemuel, 1844-1862  
  Dates:   1861-1865  
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This collection contains diaries and letters from two brothers during their service in the Confederate States Army in the Civil War. It also contains a pocket sized bible and hymn book.
 
  Identifier:   ms4048  
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16 Title:   Frederic A. Chapman letters to Caroline Chapman  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Chapman, Frederick Augustus, 1818-1891  
  Dates:   1862  
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This collection contains letters, dated September 5-November 12, 1862, written by Chapman in Canada to his wife Caroline at home in Brookyn, New York. In the letters, Chapman tells her of his lodgings, his attempts to support himself by selling maps and books, his thoughts on the war, and his advice on how to manage the household and finances. He also describes getting his passport and the steamboat trip to Canada. By reading newspapers, he is able to keep up with the draft news. The last two letters are written from Vermont as Chapman prepares to come home.
 
  Identifier:   ms3222  
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17 Title:   Moses L. Jones family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Jones family  
  Dates:   1832-1995  
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The collection consists of correspondence to Laura Clifford Jones from 1846-1867. Correspondents include Moses Liberty Jones, Leonora, and Raleigh Camp. Letters contain parental advice, social news, and news of family and the plantation. Additional papers include a copy of a letter from Raleigh to his son, biographical information from an unidentified source (photocopies), a copy of papers relating to Dr. Samuel J. Axson, and photocopies of estate papers of Moses L. Jones.
 
  Identifier:   ms3267  
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18 Title:   William G. Bragdon family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Bragdon, William G.  
  Dates:   1862-1925  
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This collection consists of papers from William G. Bragdon's family. Most of the letters are written from William J. Bragdon to his brother from New Bern, North Carolina and later from Army camps in which he is stationed. Additionally, there is a letter from "Mother" to Ed, a poem for a funeral, and various printed material.
 
  Identifier:   ms3597  
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19 Title:   Virgil Perry family papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Perry, Virgil, 1828-1907  
  Dates:   1859-1941  
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This collection consists of correspondence, receipts, and clippings from Virgil Perry and his family. The correspondence is from Virgil Perry to his wife during his time as a soldier in the Civil War, and are from Georgia and Tennessee and include post-Civil War letters from Athens and Atlanta.
 
  Identifier:   ms3598  
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20 Title:   John Ingle letter  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Ingle, John  
  Dates:   1864 August 18  
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The collection consists of one letter, dated August 18, 1864, from Union soldier John Ingle to a friend in Terre Haute, Indiana. Ingle is writing fom a camp near Marietta, Georgia, and he writes of his well-being, a recent raid in Macon, and other news of fighting. A typed transcription of the letter is also included.
 
  Identifier:   ms3811  
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