CS_00/CS_09. Military History
Found in 773 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence and military papers compose the Jacob De Witt Papers, 1855-1865, 1892-1896, documenting Brewster's life and career as hardware merchant and a Union Army captain during the Civil War.
Collection consists of one daguerreotype. This daguerreotype, estimated production date of 1849, is the earliest know documentation of the Alamo Chapel of San Antonio de Valero Mission.
Two typed historical sketches compose the Mary Jane Harris Briscoe and Adele Lubbock Briscoe Looscan Papers, 1886, [ca. 1904], chronicling the life of Jane Herbert Wilkinson Long and Confederate artillery during the Battle of Galveston.
Originals, transcripts, and copies of three missives compose the Daniel Baugh Brooks Letters, 1836, 1938, documenting Brooks' arrival in Texas to fight in its Revolution.
The Isaac Newton Brown Autobiography, circa 1886, contains manuscript and typescript papers in which Brown (1817-1889) recalls his naval studies and his service in the West Indies, in the Gulf of Mexico, in Florida during the Seminole War (1835-1842), as well as his adventures on his first voyage around the world and his experiences with the Confederate Navy between 1861-1862.
Comprising manuscripts, a newspaper clipping, and correspondence, the John M. Brown Reminiscences, 1911-1913, chronicle Brown’s military career as a soldier in the 1st Rockbridge Artillery of the Confederate Army during the Civil War and his impressions of General Stonewall Jackson.
The Anton Theodore Bruch Items, 1879-1942, include military records, a marriage certificate, and the obituaries of Anton Theodore Bruch and M. Anna Elizabeth Bruch.
The Joseph Bruckmüller Notebook, 1868-1883, contains a German handwritten notebook by Bruckmüller with an English translation, which includes Bruckmüller’s poetry, correspondence, and a narrative about his life.
Correspondence, autobiographical narrative, military orders, scrapbooks, speeches, historical literary productions, and legal papers arranged chronologically by subject document the career of Guy Morrison Bryan (1821-1901) as a soldier and legislator.
James LeCompte Bryan of Cambridge, Maryland, served as lieutenant with the First Virginia Regiment of Volunteer Infantry during the Mexican War (1846-1848).The James LeCompte Bryan Papers consist of thirty letters and one fragment written by James LeCompte Bryan between January 1846 and August 1848, to members of his immediate family in Baltimore and Cambridge, Maryland.