Judge Asa Biggs Journal

1832, 1858-1872
Microfilm Collection #MF0049
Physical description
0.02 Cubic Feet, 2 reels , microfilm
Preferred Citation
Judge Asa Biggs Journal (#MF0049), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Administrative information
Custodial History

March 22, 2006 (unprocessed), 0.15 cubic feet, 2 reels; Journal (1832, 1858-1872) of North Carolina Democratic attorney, politician and judge Asa Biggs, 1811-1878, who served as U. S. Representative, 1845-1847, U. S. Senator, 1855-1858, U. S. District Judge, NC, 1858-1861, Confederate judge, 1861-1865, including lists of acquaintances, newspaper clippings of items written by the Biggs, including Biography of Hon. David S. Reid, Sketch of Martin County, Journal of a trip to and from Williamston, NC to New York, in 1932, and Biggs' autobiography, written March - July 1865; Photocopy of transcript of Autobiography of Asa Biggs including a journal of a Trip from NC to New York in 1832 (Bulletin No. 19, Publications of the NC Historical Commission). Microfilm Master Negative & Microfilm Positive. Purchase (Special Manuscript Fund), UNC Library Imaging & Photo Services Dept., Chapel Hill, NC

Source of acquisition

Purchase (Special Manuscript Fund), UNC Library Imaging & Photo Services Dept., Chapel Hill, NC

Processing information

Encoded by Mark Custer, October 28, 2008

Copyright notice

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

Key terms
Personal Names
Biggs, Asa, 1811-1878
Reid, David Settle, 1813-1891
Politicians--North Carolina
Atlantic States--Description and travel
Martin County (N.C.)--Description and travel
North Carolina--Politics and government--1775-1865
United States--Politics and government--1815-1861