Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 2 of 2

Theodocius Joshua Scurlock Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 81 Scu4
Scope and Contents The collection is primarily composed of letters received by Dr. Theodocius Joshua Scurlock (1828-1887), a graduate of Tulane University and a resident of Texas and Mexico, 1855-1888, from family members in Alabama and Texas, and friends in Alabama, Mississippi, and Texas. The letters reflect the restlessness of the pre-Civil War years, and the difficulties and disillusionment felt by many people during Reconstruction. The diary included was kept by Scurlock on his journey to Mexico, December...

James Thomas, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 T38
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1851-1867, of James Thomas, Jr., a tobacco dealer in Richmond, Va. mainly concerned with the tobacco trade and prices in the Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Baltimore markets. Consists of correspondence and financial papers.

Filtered By

  • Subject: Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) X
  • Subject: United States--Antebellum South--History X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Diaries 1
Financial records 1
Merchants--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Mexico--Description and travel 1
Receipts (financial records) 1