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Frank Bisel Papers (Manuscript Collection #310)

Papers (1861-1865, undated) of Civil War soldier in the 12th Ohio Battery, consisting of diary, copy, comments, transport discomfort, marriage, doggerel rhymes, clothing bills.

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Andrew Warner St. John Papers (Manuscript Collection #320)

Papers (1862-1907) of a private in the 5th Minnesota Volunteers, 1862-1864, who was present at the siege of Vicksburg, MS and who later became a farmer, consisting of correspondence, military orders, newspapers clippings, a farm journal, ledger books, genealogical material, poetry, letters, etc.

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Richard Porson Paddison Papers (Manuscript Collection #327)

Papers (1791-1945) of steamboat operator on the Cape Fear and Black Rivers, based in Point Caswell, NC, consisting of correspondence, genealogical material, wills, indentures, marriage certificate, receipts, inventories, exposition programs, photographs, newspaper clippings, letters and miscellaneous.

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Charles W. Read Papers (Manuscript Collection #424)

Papers (1863-1970, undated) including typewritten transcripts, correspondence, newspaper and periodical articles and miscellany.

20.
John Gideon Taylor Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #441)

Papers (1782-1936, undated) including correspondence, legal papers, estate papers, financial papers, post cards, newspapers, and miscellany.

21.
John Brentlinger Diary (Manuscript Collection #438)

Diary (1862-1863) including photocopy, camp life, burning of boat, etc.

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William Howard Hooker Collection: George H. S. Driver Papers (Manuscript Collection #472-005)

Civil War Correspondence, (1861–1863) of Union soldier George H. S. Driver, reflecting service in New Bern and Pamlico Sound area of N.C.

23.
Dresbach Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #499)

Collection includes two folders of 48 items primarily of correspondence, letters and financial documents for a transport business that shipped commodities by riverboat.

24.
Robert Ann Rhodes Speight Memoir (Manuscript Collection #515)

Memoir (1825-1970) including correspondence, certificates, letters, family records, picture, and a family tree with notes.

25.
J. C. Hines Papers (Manuscript Collection #537)

Papers (1863-1961) including correspondence; diary; family histories; recollection; description of prisoners playing games, making furniture, jewelry, beer; reading newspaper, letters, etc.

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Josiah Robert Peele Ellis Papers (Manuscript Collection #566)

Papers include photocopies of transcriptions of correspondence (1863-1864) written by Josiah Robert Peele Ellis of Wilson Co., North Carolina, to his wife Elizabeth Grimes Ellis while he was serving in Company C of the 43rd N.C. Infantry Regiment during the Civil War. The letters were transcribed in 1977 by Hugh Buckner Johnston who also provided supplementary information. Also included are genealogy records for the Ellis and Hill famil...

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Archer Woodson Vaughan Papers (Manuscript Collection #569)

Papers (1857-1930) including correspondence, diary, essays, speeches, post Civil War letters, natural disaster.

28.
Henry Green Lewis Collection (Manuscript Collection #585)

Civil War era verse, a published account of the Civil War experiences of Henry Green Lewis, issues of the Semi-Weekly Raleigh Register (1854) and the North Carolina Presbyterian (1879) and a print of the Hotel Carolina in Durham, N.C.

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Jane Gregory Marrow Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #652)

Papers (1845-1992, undated) including correspondence, genealogical information, photographs, a water color, clippings, a doctor's journal, a recipe book and miscellaneous.

30.
Charles F. Glover Papers (Manuscript Collection #750)

Papers (1861-1863) including correspondence, tintype, a Bible, a comb, and two rings.