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Civil War Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 C76
Scope and Contents The Civil War Collection is an artificial collection of material, chiefly 1861-1865, pertaining to the American Civil War including items from both Union and Confederate forces. The collection includes official correspondence, general and special orders, descriptions of campaigns and battles, articles concerning the war, and artifacts. There are pardons, poems, songs, autographs, maps, muster rolls, pen and ink sketches of camp life, engineers' drawings, and a memorandum of signals used by...

Alexander M. Davis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 D30
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and accounts of Alexander Mathews Davis, lawyer of Grayson County, Va. Includes several Civil War letters.

Hart Papers I and II

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.1 H29
Scope and Contents Papers, 1847-1934, including correspondence, essays, articles, and poems by John Hart, a Richmond book seller and poems, short stories, and a novel by his wife, Katherine M. Hart. The papers of John Hart include letters concerning the sale of books and two letters by James Branch Cabell. The collection includes diplomas and certificates awarded by the University of Virginia to his [father ?] John Hart of Louisa County, Va. The Hart Papers (II) series contains 200...

Lassiter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 39.1 L33
Scope and Contents Papers (including correspondence and speeches); 1861-1928; of Francis Rives Lassiter and Charles Trotter Lassiter. Correspondence concerns Virginia Democratic Party, Prohibition, the Good Roads Movement, agriculture, and the presidential campaign of 1928. The collection includes a list of Petersburg, Va. volunteers in the American Civil War; letter copybooks of both men; and papers, 1910, relating to the death of Francis Rives Lassiter.  962 items and 8 volumes. Acc. 2011.613...

Robert E. Lee Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 39.2 L52
Scope and Contents

Letter, 4 May 1861, to Robert E. Lee from T. Rowland of Fairfax County, Va. desiring a commission with the Virginia forces, bearing endorsement of Lee. Includes printed material regarding Lee, such as his farewell address to the Army of Northern Virginia, his will, and  photographs and engravings of Lee.

United States Federal Nineteenth Century Government Publications

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2008.204
Scope and Contents Government publications printed by the U.S Government Printing Office (GPO) and others from the 1820s-1890s. The formats include legislation, annual reports, histories, speeches, resolutions, reports, rebuttals and more. Topics include abolition of slavery, Mexican War, information and reports about the Civil War, Army register for 1858, annual reports for railroads and banks, historical paper on Christ Church in Norfolk, Virginia (1878), Governor Pierpoint's address to "People of...

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Correspondence 4
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
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Richmond (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Speeches 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--African Americans 2
Virginia--Politics and Government--19th century 2
African Americans--Virginia--Photographs 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Agriculture--Virginia--19th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Blackwater, Battle of, 1863 1
Booksellers and bookselling--Virginia 1
Cabinet photographs 1
Camp Allen (Jamestown Island, Va.) 1
Carte de visite photographs 1
Certificates 1
College of William and Mary--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Virginia Infantry Regiment, 14th 1
Culpeper County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Daybooks 1
Drawings and graphics 1
Engravings (Prints) 1
Fredericksburg (Va.), Battle of, 1862 1
Gloucester County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Grayson County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Hampton (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Invoices 1
Jamestown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Lawyers--Virginia--Correspondence 1
Lawyers--Virginia--Grayson County 1
Letter books 1
Louisa County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Maps 1
Maps--United States 1
Military pensions. 1
Orders (military records) 1
Peninsular Campaign, 1862 1
Petersburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Philosophy and religion 1
Photography 1
Poets, American--19th century 1
Political cartoons 1
Portsmouth (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Presidents--United States--Election--1928 1
Prohibition--United States--History 1
Prohibition--Virginia--History 1
Receipts (financial records) 1
Richmond (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Richmond (Va.)--Photographs 1
Roads--Virginia 1
Rosters 1
Slavery--United States--History--19th century 1
Speeches, addresses, etc. 1
Stereographs 1
Suffolk, Battle of, Va., 1863 1
Surry County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Surry County (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Transcripts 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century 1
United States--History--19th century 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Diaries 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Hospitals 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Naval operations--Confederate States 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Participation, African American 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Poetry 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Regimental histories--Army of the Potomac 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Songs and music 1
United States. Army--Supplies and stores 1
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 142nd (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. New York Volunteers, 55th. Company C 1
United States. Army. Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 61st 1
United States. Navy--History--Civil War 1
University of Virginia--History--19th century 1
Vicksburg (Miss.)--History 1
Virginia--History 1
Virginia--History--19th century 1
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Virginia--Maps 1
Virginia--Politics and government--20th century 1
Virginia--Social life and customs--19th century 1
Watercolors (drawings) 1
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
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Anderson Gallery 1
Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958 1
Davis, Alexander Mathews, 1833-1889 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (Va.) 1