CS_00/CS_02. American South
Found in 490 Collections and/or Records:
Handwritten letters written to Dora Bragg from various members of her family. Letters provide documentation of life in the American South in the years following the Civil War.
Guide to the Archives of the Government of the Confederate States of America (1968) was written by Henry Putnam Beers. An index references materials in Beers' Guide that may be found at the Briscoe Center for American History.
Bill to be collected by Bell from J. Lacouture. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.
Account lists the sale of improvements by Bell. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.
The Stephen Bellinor Letter, circa 1800-circa 1899, concerns a legal matter involving slaves belonging to Bellinor's mother. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.
Collection of literary productions by novelist Barry Benefield.
Typescripts of letters concern Texas lands held by Benjamin (1811-1884), Louisiana senator and secretary of war for the Confederacy, and the legal assistance of James Harper Starr and Nathaniel C. Amory in connection with the lands.
Papers include a plantation receipt book concerning cotton production, a deed of transfer for slaves, and a broadside containing the proceedings of the Third Annual Meeting of the Biloxi Baptist Association.
Studies of the development of democracy in Virginia (1830-1860) and of the life and political philosophy of Henry A. Wise (1806-1876), U. S. senator from Virginia who supported Texas annexation and later was a Confederate general.
Travels of Jean-Louis Berlandier as botanist and explorer with the Mexican Boundary Commission and the Ruiz expedition, describing the countryside, flora, fauna, settlements, mining sites and indigenous populations of Mexico, Texas and Louisiana.