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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Jared A. Stallings Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 139
Scope and Contents One biographical sketch of Jared Stallings and eighteen letters written by Jared Stallings to his wife Lizzie during the Civil War.
Dates: 1862-1865

John S. Mosby Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS134
Collection Scope and Content Summary A handwritten, seventeen page, unpublished manuscript titled "Longstreet and Stuart" was written in 1896 by John S. Mosby, a Confederate officer in the Civil War. In it, Mosby defends Stuart against criticism of General James Longstreet, after Longstreet published the book "From Manassas to Appomattox." Also included in the papers are published chapters from Munsey's Magazine entitled "Recollections of a Mosby...
Dates: 1896-1904

Love Family Letters

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MS 001
Overview

The Love brothers - Cyrus, Samuel, James, John, and, eventually, Robert - fought for the Confederacy during the Civil War as part Terry's Texas Rangers and the 6th Texas Cavalry. They came from Tehuacana, Limestone County, Texas.



The collection contains letters written by several sons in the Love family during the Civil War, offering a glimpse into life on the battlefield and at home. Many famous people and battles are referenced.

Dates: 1859-1903; Majority of material found in 1859-1866

The Miller Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 182
Scope and Contents Correspondence, photographs, and other papers, primarily from the Civil War era.
Dates: 1835-1905; 1929; 1966-1968