Horace Hardy Mewborn, Jr. Collection

1862-1977; bulk 1862-1922
Manuscript Collection #1375
Creator(s)
Mewborn, Horace Hardy, Jr.
Physical description
76.2 Cubic Feet, 3 document cases, 1 flat box, 2 custom boxes, 72 records storage boxes, 8 oversize folders, consisting of maps, drawings, cartes de visite, tintypes, ambrotype, reports, correspondence, calling cards, autographs, orders, diaries, ledgers, memoir, and clippings
Preferred Citation
Horace Hardy Mewborn, Jr. Collection (#1375), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions for accessing original materials. Research files are closed while being processed.

Original material collected by Horace H. Mewborn, Jr. including printed maps, letters, diaries, clippings, cartes de visite, tintypes, an ambrotype, memoir, ledgers, reports, and drawings related to the Civil War especially pertaining to Col. John S. Mosby and his 43rd Virginia Cavalry Battalion, Col. Elijah V. White and his 35th Virginia Cavalry Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry Units, and the battles fought in the New Bern, NC, vicinity. Also included is his voluminous research related to the above listed units and the Army of Northern Virginia and the Army of the South.


Administrative information
Custodial History

December 4, 2020, (unprocessed), 76.2 cubic feet; Original material collected by Horace H. Mewborn, Jr. including printed maps, letters, diaries, clippings, cartes de visite, tintypes, an ambrotype, memoir, ledgers, reports, and drawings related to the Civil War especially pertaining to Col. John S. Mosby and his 43rd Virginia Cavalry Battalion, Col. Elijah V. White and his 35th Virginia Cavalry Battalion, North Carolina Cavalry Units, and the battles fought in the New Bern, NC, vicinity. Also included is his voluminous research related to the above listed units and the Army of Northern Virginia and the Army of the South. Donor: estate of Horace Hardy Mewborn, Jr., via Paula M. Lasitter.

Source of acquisition

Estate of Horace Hardy Mewborn, Jr.

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.