Alabama (Ship) claims

Alabama (Ship) claims

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Alabama (Ship) claims
Dates: 1868-1875
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 1497 to MS 1499)
Coll. Number: ms1499(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

The Alabama, a Confederate steamer, was sunk by the United States during the Civil War.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a volume (1868-1875) mainly containing claims of various individuals against the United States government concerning losses incurred when the Confederate steamer Alabama was sunk during the Civil War.

Index Terms

Alabama (Screw sloop).
Alabama claims.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Claims.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Alabama (Ship) claims, MS 1499. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

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