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50 results for North Carolina—History—Civil War, 1861-1865—Personal narratives

Agnes Paton Foy Memoir (Manuscript Collection #362)

Memoir(1861-1865) including correspondence, Civil War Memoir, typescript copy.

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.

Nathaniel Oliver Van Nortwick Papers (Manuscript Collection #577)

Papers (1864-1866) of soldier from Pitt County who was killed in action near Petersburg, Va., during the Civil War while serving in the 33 Regiment of N.C. Troops, including correspondence, letters, especially one notifying his mother of his death.

Jesse Hill Papers (Manuscript Collection #183)

Papers (1864-1865) consisting of correspondence, issues of food and clothing, photocopies, battles. 9 items. Recd. 10/21/1971 12/16/1971

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...

William Howard Hooker Collection: Martha Gregory Brown Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #472-004)

Letters and letter fragments (1862 - 1865) of George H. Brown family, written primarily from Washington, Greenville, Tarboro and the surrounding area.

A. F. Williams Diary (Manuscript Collection #246)

Diary (1862) consisting of photocopies, typescript, general store account record.

Robert C. Caldwell Collection (Manuscript Collection #845)

Papers (1854-1865) of Robert C. Caldwell, a private soldier from Cabarrus County, NC, who served in Company C., 10th Battalion, North Carolina Heavy Artillery during the Civil War.

George Howard Papers (Manuscript Collection #197)

Papers (1831-1937) consisting of correspondence, ledgers, deeds, wills, indentures, legal papers, photographs of Spanish-American War.

Roberson Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #151)

Papers (1833-1920) consisting of correspondence, legal records of transfer of land, miscellaneous certificates and financial papers.

Winborne Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #396)

Papers (1864, undated) consisting of 2 letters, a home remedy, and an envelope.

Tom W. Johnson Collection (Manuscript Collection #141)

Collection (1859-1895) consisting of correspondence, a certificate, a newspaper and an financial account.

William Augustus Parvin Papers (Manuscript Collection #536)

Papers (1861-1907) including memoir, copy, rations.

Andrew J. P. Giddings [Giddins or Giddens] Papers (Manuscript Collection #1043)

Collection (1863-1865) related to the American Civil War and Andrew Giddings of Company E, 3rd North Carolina infantry. Includes Oath of Allegiance to the United States signed by Andrew Giddings on November 6, 1865 [Following the American Civil War, Confederate officials, veterans and prisoners of war were obliged to sign an "oath of allegiance" to regain their civil rights under the U. S. Constitution.]. The collection also includes a ...

Cutchin Family Collection (Manuscript Collection #476)

Collection [1869] including correspondence, photocopies of genealogical notes, deeds, Bible records, a newspaper clipping, booklet pertaining to Cutchin family history.