Judge Asa Biggs Journal, 1832, 1858-1872

Microfilm Collection #MF0049

  • Descriptive Summary
    Title: Judge Asa Biggs Journal
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Extent: 0.02 Cubic feet, 2 reels , microfilm
  • Administrative Information
    Accessions Information

    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

    Acquisition Information

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

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

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

    Preferred Citation

    Judge Asa Biggs Journal (#MF0049), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Mark Custer, October 28, 2008

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