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Diaries and Letters of Gen. And Mrs. William Booth Taliaferro [manuscript] 1822-1898.

Taliaferro, William Booth
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
Collection includes four volumes of diaries and letters. The first is the diary and letters of Gen. Taliaferro during the Mexican War, 1847-1848, along with a diary kept at "Dunham Massie" in Gloucester County, Va., from 1871-1890. The next is Mrs. Taliaferro's diary in two volumes, dates ranging from 1859-1899. The last is a volume of letters and notes pertaining to the Taliaferros, with notes on the Lyons family. Also included are three individual letters: H.O. Harris to Mrs. Taliaferro on behalf of Confederate soldiers, 1861 December 15; Jefferson Davis to James Lyons of Laburnum, 1862 September 1; and Henry A. Wise to Gen. Taliaferro, 1864 January 31. Guide to letters in cf.
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7 items.
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    a| Diaries and letters of Gen. and Mrs. William Booth Taliaferro h| [manuscript], f| 1822-1898.
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    a| Collection includes four volumes of diaries and letters. The first is the diary and letters of Gen. Taliaferro during the Mexican War, 1847-1848, along with a diary kept at "Dunham Massie" in Gloucester County, Va., from 1871-1890. The next is Mrs. Taliaferro's diary in two volumes, dates ranging from 1859-1899. The last is a volume of letters and notes pertaining to the Taliaferros, with notes on the Lyons family. Also included are three individual letters: H.O. Harris to Mrs. Taliaferro on behalf of Confederate soldiers, 1861 December 15; Jefferson Davis to James Lyons of Laburnum, 1862 September 1; and Henry A. Wise to Gen. Taliaferro, 1864 January 31. Guide to letters in cf.
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    a| Dunham Massie (Gloucester County, Va. : Dwelling)
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    a| Mexican War, 1846-1848.
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    a| United States x| History y| Civil War, 1861-1865 v| Personal narratives, Confederate.
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    a| Diaries. 2| aat
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    a| Letters (Correspondence) 2| aat
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    a| Davis, Jefferson, d| 1808-1889 e| correspondent.
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    a| Harris, H. O., d| fl. 1861, e| correspondent.
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    a| Taliaferro, Sally Lyons e| recipient.
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    a| Wise, Henry A. q| (Henry Alexander), d| 1806-1876 e| correspondent.
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    a| Microfilm 616 w| ALPHANUM i| 4225534-2001 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MICROFILM
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