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DuBose family collection

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1020
Scope and Content This collection contains primarily the personal and professional papers of Beverly Means DuBose, Jr. The bulk of the personal papers document DuBose's military service in the United States Navy. There is an assortment of training materials and periodicals issued by a variety of military agencies. Also included in this series are a few presentations given by DuBose and materials pertaining to the anti-communism movement in the United States in the early 1960s. The professional papers...
Dates: 1802-1985, undated

Nathaniel Wiley Harbin Civil War letter

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS136f
Scope and Content This collection consists of a letter written by Nathaniel Wiley Harbin to his father about the First Battle of Manassas. Harbin gives an account of the battle, where he acted as a "skirmisher," and describes the rout of the Federal army and the supplies they abandoned during their retreat. Harbin includes a casualty list for his company and writes about the capture of Federal prisoners.
Dates: 1861 July 30

Samuel L. Roe family papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS715f
Scope and Content This collection consists primarily of letters written by Samuel L. Roe and C.W.G. Roe while the brothers were serving in Company H, 15th Regiment, Georgia Volunteer Infantry, during the United States Civil War. The letters describe troop movements; weather conditions; rations; the lack of adequate shoes, clothing, and pay; and other details regarding living and battle conditions during the war. Of particular interest are comments in the letters about taking "Yankee" prisoners, religious...
Dates: 1841-1875, undated

William M. Standard papers

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS1031
Scope and Content This collection consists of diaries; correspondence; military records and certificates; newspaper clippings; land deeds; and ephemera pertaining to William M. Standard. The collection also contains a school essay written by Standard's great-great-grandson, Ron Currens, and a 1961 map of Civil War battlefields on which Currens marked the route his ancestor followed during the war. Of particular interest are over 200 letters exchanged between Standard and his wife, Jane, as well as...
Dates: 1846-1970, undated

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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns 3
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 2
Vicksburg (Miss.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
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Bull Run, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861 1
Business records -- Georgia 1
Capital stock -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
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Chattahoochee River 1
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Cycloramas -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
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Firearms -- Confederate States of America 1
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Illinois -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 1
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Kennesaw Mountain (Ga.), Battle of, 1864 1
Legal instruments -- Georgia 1
Manassas, 1st Battle of, Va., 1861 1
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Pickett's Mill Battlefield Historic Site (Ga.) 1
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Slave bills of sale -- Georgia 1
Soldiers -- Georgia -- Correspondence 1
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Stone Mountain Memorial State Park (Ga.) 1
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Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 2
Lee, Robert E., (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 2
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 2
Atlanta Cyclorama (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlanta Historical Society 1