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American Civil War (United States : 1861-1865)

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondences, 1864

 File — Box 1: [0000008049], Folder: 1
Scope and Contents This folder contains two letters from the American Civil War era, written by the Shields family.
Dates: 1864

Jefferson Davis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0011
Scope and Contents This collection includes four telegrams and one letter, 1862-1865, from Davis to C.S.A. Generals Braxton Bragg, Joseph E. Johnston, and Robert E. Lee and Col. William Preston Johnston concerning conduct of the war; nine letters, 1867-1882, from Davis to General William Nelson Pendleton, the majority discussing the preparation of Davis' book, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government; one letter dated Feb. 4, 1887 from Davis to Mrs. Mary Meredith refusing assistance from Texas friends; one...
Dates: Inclusive 1861-1887

South Carolina Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0086
Scope and Contents This collection consists of papers from South Carolina, including: two letters, January 11 and January 14, 1865, from Major General Joseph Wheeler to General Braxton Bragg; printed 1833 broadside of a restrictive bill concerning slavery in South Carolina; other Civil War documents.
Dates: Inclusive 1795-1867