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American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865)

Subject Source: FAST

Found in 438 Collections and/or Records:

Jacob DeWitt Brewster papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02692

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.

Dates: 1855 - 1865; 1892 - 1896

C. A. Bridges essays

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02694

Typescripts of five essays compose the C. A. Bridges Essays, undated, documenting Bridge’s research on mid-19th century Mississippi.

Dates: undated

Briscoe, Howe, and Thomson Families Papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004714

The Briscoe, Howe, and Thomson Families Papers, 1793-1947, document loosely interrelated business and personal affairs of Texas families Briscoe, Howe, and Thomson. This consists primarily of legal documents, correspondence, accounts, field notes, and genealogical materials. A large portion of the collection pertains to early and Confederate statehood as well as the Republic of Texas. The materials were collected by Dorothy Knox Howe Houghton, a descendent of these families.

Dates: 1793 - 1947

Mary Jane Harris Briscoe and Adele Lubbock Briscoe Looscan papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02698

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.

Dates: 1886; [1904?]

Isaac Newton Brown autobiography

Identifier: camh-arc-004470

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.

Dates: 1886

John M. Brown reminiscences

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02712

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.

Dates: 1911 - 1913

William W. Browning papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004485
Abstract The William W. Browning Papers, 1854-1869, consist of letters, notes, bills, receipts, and newspaper clippings concerning Browning, a Central Texas farmer and educator. The papers relate to Browning’s raising and selling of cotton, cattle, and hogs; his work with the Methodist Church in Chappell Hill; and his service on the Board of Trustees of Chappell Hill Female College. Included are photocopies of two letters from the Browning’s son Daniel, a soldier in the Civil War who was later killed...
Dates: 1854 - 1869

Joseph Bruckmüller notebook

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02015

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.

Dates: 1868 - 1883

Guy Morrison Bryan papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01429

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.

Dates: 1795 - 1901

John Arthur Bryan papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004468

The John Arthur Bryan Papers, 1841-1872, include a memorandum book, a Republican ticket list, survey field notes, receipts, legal papers, a muster roll, and other military papers.

Dates: 1841 - 1872