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Frederick C. Douglass Papers (Manuscript Collection #323)

Papers (1873-[1887-1896]-1958) of a Black lawyer, minister and teacher, in New Bern, NC, who handled pension applications for many Negroes who served in the Union Army and Navy during the Civil War, consisting of pension affidavit ledgers, pension certificate ledgers, correspondence, pamphlets, daybooks, photographs, poetry, essays, application forms, tax receipts, etc.

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Richard E. Rogers, Jr., Collection (Manuscript Collection #248)

Collection (1883-1910) consisting of correspondence, eight Civil War pension application ledger, 2 account books and church record book.

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Cora Warren Beck Memoir (Manuscript Collection #289)

Memoir [1855-1867] of the author's childhood in Atlanta, GA, including Civil War and postwar references.

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Charles D. Bacon Papers (Manuscript Collection #163)

Papers (1862-1865) consisting of diaries of activities of camping, horses, etc.

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William L. Horner Collection: Frederick C. Douglass Papers (Manuscript Collection #265-001)

Collection (1889-1890, 1893-1894) including Civil War Negro soldiers pension and compensation applications compiled by Frederick C. Douglass, a black lawyer, minister, and teacher in New Bern, NC who served as a government pension agent, 1889-1897.

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Richard Commander Papers (Manuscript Collection #157)

Papers (1865) consisting of a complaint letter.

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Sallie Lightfoot Tarleton Papers (Manuscript Collection #71)

Papers (1861-1868) including correspondence, information on defense, wartime letters written to his future wife, assorted incidents.

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William Henry von Eberstein Papers (Manuscript Collection #148)

Papers (1851-1887) consisting of a memoir, correspondence, legal papers, transcripts, military documents, genealogical materials, and photographic scans pertaining to William Henry von Eberstein (1821- ca. 1890). Descending from German and English aristocracy, he was born in St. Servan, France, and also lived on the Isle of Guernsey before becoming a mariner at age 13. A mariner, soldier, and farmer, von Eberstein moved to Chocowinity, ...

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Linda L. Green Papers (Manuscript Collection #675)

Papers (1953-1991) of USAR officer, system engineer, and senior logistics analyst, including correspondence, a diary (1969-1976), photo albums, clippings, and miscellaneous materials.

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William H. Rowland Papers (Manuscript Collection #876)

Papers (1861 - 2009, undated) documenting the archaeological excavations of the Confederate defensive fortifications, river obstructions and fish trap on the River Neuse below Kinston, NC, and the Confederate ironclad ram CSS NEUSE, relating to Capt. Joseph H. Price, commander of the NEUSE, and relating to Lenoir County, N.C., history in general including correspondence, notes, photographic prints and negatives (black and white), and pu...