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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

 Collection
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

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Andervount, Jacob 1
Baptist Banner (Newspaper) 1
Brandon, H. L. 1
Cobb family 1
Cobb, Howell 1
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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
Copeland, Stephan W. 1
Cox, John C. 1
Davidson family 1
Davidson, John Mitchell 1
Davidson, Julia Dunn 1
Davis, Larkin 1
Dunn family 1
Georgia. Militia 1
Githins, Will H. 1
Grant, Lemuel Pratt 1
Harris, Volney S. 1
Horsley, William 1
Johns, Ephram H. 1
Jones, E. W. 1
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 1
Leyden, Austin 1
Linscott, Harry 1
Lockman, John 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
Rawson, E. E. 1
Richards, Samuel P. 1
Rogers, J. H. 1
Rogers, William H. H. 1
Scarborough, Drury P. 1
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 1
Soldiers friend (Newspaper) 1
Stanley, Henry S. 1
Terry, Carlisle 1
Thib, S. C. 1
Thomas, Charles W. 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
Vickers, L. E. 1
Ward, William S. 1
Washington Hall (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
White, Cynthia 1
White, J. R. 1
Woodworth, Edwin C. 1
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