United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives
Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
Addenda to the papers (MC 298) of the Albert Gallatin Browne family from New England, including correspondence, journals, account books, and business papers.
Collection consists of a letter written by Charles Olden Allibone to Sallie P. Coleman from aboard the U.S.S. Cayuga during the Union Army occupation of Donaldson, Louisiana, recounting encounters with local Confederate supporters, his impressions of the area, and his anticipation of attacks on Union ships by Confederate forces. Enclosed in the letter is a print featuring a naval scene with a Christmas greeting.
Correspondence of Ann Elizabeth Baltzley Hartshorn Potter, an artist; her daughter, Pearl Potter Etz, granddaughter Constance Etz Ferdon, and other members of the extended Baltzley, Potter, Etz, and Ferdon families.
Papers of civil rights, peace, and social justice activist, Cynthia Anthonsen Foster.
Papers of educator Elizabeth Blodgett Hall and her husband, Livingston Hall, a professor at the Harvard University Law School.
Correspondence, photographs, clippings, etc., of the Nevius, Hall, MacMillan, and Buck families from Ohio and Pennsylvania.
Scrapbook, writings, correspondence, photographs, flyers, clippings, etc., documenting the work of Jessie Hainning Rupert, an educator, lecturer, and opponent of slavery who was known as the "Angel of the Shenandoah" for her efforts to provide food, shelter, and medical care to soldiers and civilians on both sides of the Civil War.
Correspondence, memoirs, financial and legal documents, photographs, etc., of Mary French Weir, her parents John William and Clara Miller French, and other members of the French family.
Correspondence, diaries, photographs, etc., of the Albert Gallatin Browne family from New England.
Correspondence, photographs, memoirs, etc., of members of the Barry family.
Correspondence; diaries; notebooks; scrapbooks and photo albums; sheet music; poetry; daguerreotypes and tintypes; printed materials, etc., of the Blech, Meyer, Dow, Rhein, and Dowd families, including information about Moravian life in Pennsylvania, family life in Ohio throughout the nineteenth century, and an archaeological expedition to Nippur, the religious capital of Mesopotamia.
Correspondence and family papers of the Chamberlain and Adams families of Maine, including soldier, educator, and politician Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain and his wife Frances Adams Chamberlain.
Collection consists of family correspondence, diaries, legal and financial records, photographs, etc., of the Poor family of Andover, Maine; the Pierce family of Brookline, Massachusetts; the Fox family of Ledyard and Plainfield, Connecticut, and Dorchester, Massachusetts; and the Chandler family of Wilmington, Delaware, and Cambridge, Massachusetts.