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Antebellum and Civil War Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS645
Scope and Contents of the Records This is a collection of documents, most of which chronicle the history of the American Civil War, particularly the Atlanta Campaign. In addition, there are several documents which reflect the history of the Antebellum South, including African American slavery. The collection includes letters, diaries, special orders, pardons, requisitions, poems, pamphlets, newspapers, personal narratives, biographies, circulars, broadsides, muster rolls, currency, bibles, research papers, and other private...
Dates: 1832-1935, undated

Cobb family papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS820f
Scope and Content This collection contains letters to and from Thomas Reade Rootes Cobb; his mother Sarah 'Birdie' Rootes Cobb; his wife Marion Cobb; and Marion's sister, Callie King (1826-1905). Thomas wrote about his children, his travels throughout the southern states, and the Civil War, as well as poems to his wife. Sarah, Marion, and Callie wrote about their families and home life. Included with some of the letters are photocopies and typed or handwritten transcripts. The collection also contains one...
Dates: 1843-1890, undated

Davidson Family papers

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Identifier: ahc.MSS78
Scope and Content The majority of this collection consists of correspondence between John and Julia Davidson before and during the Civil War. The letters capture a sense of their courtship prior to their wedding in 1855, as well as the physical and spiritual challenges John faced as a soldier in the Confederate Army and those Julia endured in the besieged city of Atlanta. The collection contains several letters written by John Davidson to Julia’s parents who lived in Atlanta and were the proprietors of...
Dates: 1851-1970, bulk 1861-1865

DuBose family collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1020
Scope and Content This collection contains the personal papers of Beverly M. DuBose, Sr., Beverly M. DuBose, Jr., Frances "Duffie" Henley Woodruff DuBose, and a number of other relatives and close friends; the professional papers of Beverly M. DuBose, Jr.; and the documents associated with the Civil War collection acquired by DuBose, Jr. and Beverly "Bo" M. DuBose, III. The personal papers are focused on family ancestry research, personal correspondence, and DuBose, Jr.'s military service in the United States...
Dates: 1782-2001, undated

Roderick Perry papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.mss806
Scope and Content This collection contains letters written by Roderick Perry and his family and friends of Warsaw, Kentucky. Also included are letters to soldiers requesting help from Kate Perry, Perry's adjutant handbook, and business cards of merchants supplying goods to prisioners of war.
Dates: 1841 - 1926

Wesley Thomas Hargrett collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS780f
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, articles, and ephemera compiled by Wesley Thomas Hargrett. Of particular note are letters that reference slavery in the South and everyday life in the 19th century. Other items of note include pay vouchers for members of the armed services in the United States and England.
Dates: 1794-1918, undated

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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 4
Atlanta Campaign, 1864 3
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 3
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 3
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Hospitals 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Medical care 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons 2
Account books -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
American diaries 1
Associations, institutions, etc. -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Associations, institutions, etc. -- United States 1
Athens (Ga.) -- Social life and customs 1
Atlanta (Ga.) 1
Awards -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Bounty hunters -- Georgia 1
Business records -- Georgia 1
Capital stock -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Cemeteries 1
Chattahoochee River 1
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
Cycloramas -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Exhibitions -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Family life -- Georgia 1
Firearms -- Confederate States of America 1
Georgia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
Historic preservation -- Georgia 1
Indians of North America 1
Legal instruments -- Georgia 1
Military history 1
Military pensions -- United States 1
Military uniforms 1
New Orleans (La.) 1
Periodicals 1
Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site (Ga.) 1
Quartermasters -- Confederate States of America. 1
Quartermasters -- United States 1
Scarlatina 1
Scrapbooks 1
Sheet music 1
Slave bills of sale -- Georgia 1
Slave trade -- Georgia 1
Slavery -- Georgia -- History -- 19th century 1
Slavery -- Southern States 1
Slaves -- Georgia -- Fulton County 1
Southern States -- History 1
Speeches, addresses, etc. -- Georgia 1
States' rights (American politics) 1
Stone Mountain Memorial State Park (Ga.) 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Battlefields 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, African American 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Registers 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women 1
Vicksburg (Miss.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Centennial celebrations, etc. 1
War memorials -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Warsaw, (Ky.) -- History 1
Widows -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American 1
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Georgia. Militia 2
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 2
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 2
Andervount, Jacob 1
Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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Atlanta Historical Society 1
Baptist Banner (Newspaper) 1
Barnes, L.H. 1
Brandon, H. L. 1
Civil War Centennial Commission of Illinois 1
Civil War Round Table, Atlanta 1
Cobb family 1
Cobb, Howell 1
Cobb, Thomas Read Rootes, 1823-1862 1
Collins, Ellis 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 1st (1861-1865) 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 6th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Infantry Regiment, 7th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Volunteers, 14th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Georgia Volunteers, 63rd 1
Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 39th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Sharpshooter Battalion, 4th 1
Confederate States of America. Ordnance Bureau 1
Copeland, Stephan W. 1
Cox, John C. 1
Davidson family 1
Davidson, John Mitchell 1
Davidson, Julia Dunn 1
Davis, Larkin 1
Dodson, John W. 1
Dorwhut, J.W. 1
DuBose, Beverly M., 1918-1986 1
DuBose, Beverly Means, 1886-1953 1
Dubose, Beverly Means 1
Dunn family 1
English, R.W. 1
Erwin, H. H. 1
Fletcher, Joan F. 1
Georgia (Ironclad) 1
Githins, Will H. 1
Grant, Lemuel Pratt 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 1
Groves, John S. 1
Hargrett, Wesley Thomas, 1862-1945 1
Harris, Volney S. 1
Horsley, William 1
Johns, Ephram H. 1
Jones, E. W. 1
Junior League of Atlanta 1
Kerksis, Sydney C. 1
Kurtz, Wilbur G. (Wilbur George), 1882-1967 1
Ladies' Memorial Association 1
Leyden, Austin 1
Linscott, Harry 1
Lockman, John 1
Longstreet, James 1
Lumpkin family 1
McCall, E. H. 1
McCay, C. F. (Charles Francis) 1
McKay, Philip 1
Mercer, John J. 1
Mitchell, William A. 1
Morgan, John Hunt 1
Morlan, J. A. 1
National Bank of Georgia 1
Perry, Fountain 1
Perry, James S. 1
Perry, Jenny 1
Perry, Julia 1
Perry, Kate E. 1
Perry, Roderick 1
Rawson, E. E. 1
Rich's (Retail store) 1
Richards, Samuel P. 1
Ritchey, Tom 1
Robinson, Rose 1
Rogers, J. H. 1
Rogers, William H. H. 1
Scarborough, Drury P. 1
Shenandoah (Cruiser) 1
Slemmons, Joe S. 1
Soldiers friend (Newspaper) 1
Sons of Confederate Veterans (Organization) 1
Stanley, Henry S. 1
Tennessee. Civil War Centennial Commission 1
Terry, Carlisle 1
Thib, S. C. 1
Thomas, Charles W. 1
United Daughters of the Confederacy 1
United States. Army. Connecticut Infantry Regiment, 20th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 107th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 42nd (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 78th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Infantry. Ohio Regiment, 80th 1
United States. Army. New York Cavalry Regiment, 8th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 119th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 136th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Navy 1
Vickers, L. E. 1
Ward, William S. 1
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