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American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865)

Subject Source: FAST

Found in 438 Collections and/or Records:

Burrowes family papers

Identifier: camh-arc-004408

This collection contains transcripts of letters and a newspaper clipping concerning the lives, careers, and deaths of John T. (John Taylor) Burrowes (approximately 1825-1856) and Edward T. (Taylor) Burrowes (1842-1862) who migrated from New Jersey to Texas.

Dates: 1843; 1855 - 1869

Benjamin Franklin Butler collection

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03071

Composed of correspondence, the Benjamin Franklin Butler Collection, 1861, 1863, chronicles his experiences as major general in the Union Army during the Civil War.

Dates: 1861; 1863

Cagle family papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01609

Ledgers, artifacts, newspapers and newspaper clippings, and books related to the Cagle Family. The Cagles settled in Bartlett, Texas, on the Williamson County-Bell County line around 1870 after leaving Mountainview, Arkansas, and, earlier, the Carolinas. Collection documents the family’s cottonseed oil mill, real estate, and mercantile ventures.

Dates: circa 1800-1950; 1976

Joshua K. Callaway papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01699

The Joshua K. Callaway Papers, 1862-1863, contain 84 letters written by Calloway to his wife, Dulcinea Baker Callaway, during his time in the Confederate Army. The letters include accounts of his experiences in Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Georgia, as well as his descriptions of daily life in Confederate camps.

Dates: 1862 - 1863

Camp Watts Association Document

Identifier: camh-arc-004333

The Camp Watts Association Document, 1862-1864, 1991, contains a document comprised of information regarding Camp Watts, a Confederate military post in Notasulga, Alabama.

Dates: 1862 - 1864; 1991

Andrew Jackson Campbell papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02020

The collection documents Campbell’s tenure as captain and major in the 48th Tennessee Infantry Regiment, describing in particular the Battle of Fort Donelson and his imprisonment at Johnson’s Island.

Dates: 1861 - 1993

Jack Campbell papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02021

The collection consists of five letters to Campbell, who possibly lived in Fountain Creek, Tennessee, from two correspondents, Thomas B. Hockaday (1835-1918) and G.B. Lipscomb (1834-1880).

Dates: 1860 - 1861

James McGinley Campbell diary

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02714

A transcript composes the James McGinley Campbell Diary, 1863-1864, documenting Campbell’s experiences in Company A of the 118th Illinois Volunteer Infantry of the United States Army during the Civil War.

Dates: 1863 - 1864

John E. Campbell letters

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01700
Abstract The John E. Campbell Letters, 1858-1861, written by Campbell to his brother concern his health and farm, Indian threats on the frontier, the Cortina Wars, the national political scene, and local conditions. He also discusses Texas politics related to the split in the Democratic party, rise of the Know-Nothing party, and political candidacy and elections. The letters also concern the threatened duel between Anthony Banning Norton and John Marshall, Secession resolutions in Texas Legislature,...
Dates: 1858 - 1861

R. B. Campbell letters

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.03398

This small collection is comprised of two letters written by R. B. Campbell, a Waco cotton merchant, espousing the cause of the Confederacy even though the Civil War has ended a month earlier.

Dates: 1865