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Buchanan, James, 1791-1868

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1791-1868

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence, 1861-02-01 - 1861-02-28

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents Folder four contains documents and letters from February 1861 as Confederate South Carolinians prepared for an attack on Fort Sumter. The folder includes a letter from General Arthur Manigault South Carolina’s Ordnance Bureau urging that supplies be sent to the forts in Charleston harbor. Also included are numerous military reports related to the pending attack on Fort Sumter, placement of military regiments, and construction of forts and batteries. Other interesting contents from this folder...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1861-02-01 - 1861-02-28

Pickens Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0046
Scope and Contents This collection includes personal and official letters of F.W. Pickens and his family, including his uncle, Ezekiel Pickens. Also includes receipts and lists pertaining to his slaves and legal papers.
Dates: Inclusive 1812-1869

The History of Decatur, V.A., by Retta L. Horne

 Collection — Container: RHS Collections #0060 - #0076
Identifier: RHS-Coll-0070
Scope and Contents This file consists of a book by Mrs. Retta L. Horne entitled "The History of Decatur, V.A." Published in 1988 by the author. This book largely includes genealogical information.
Dates: 1988