The Miller Family Collection
Identifier: MS 182
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, photographs, and other papers, primarily from the Civil War era.
- Miller, Elizabeth (Person)
Conditions Governing Use
The collection is open for research.
Biographical / Historical
The Miller family collection is a study of pre-Civil War and Civil War life and occurances. Plantation life is outlined, along with the hospitality and courtly manners, faming concerns, slave management, fear of retaliation by enemy troops, guerrilla warfare and sicknesses. The collection contains mostly correspondence, photographs, journals, and other papers.
4 Linear feet (Correspondence, photographs, ephemera, artifacts and other papers, primarily from the Civil War Era.)
Language of Materials
The collection is arranged alphabetically by subject.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Keith Barnes. Items came from Elizabeth Miller's attic, December 1968.
- The Miller Family Collection
- Lisa Pena
- August, 2016
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