Spencer collection of Confederate States of America documents

Spencer collection of Confederate States of America documents

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Confederate States of America.
Title: Spencer collection of Confederate States of America documents
Dates: 1852-1892
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms621

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of items relating to the Confederate States of America: warrant of arrest for Wiley Ballard, dated April 20, 1852, signed by Judge of the Blue Ridge circuit and Solicitor General; cancelled check of the Bank of the Commonwealth, Richmond, Virginia, dated December 11, 1862; Confederate States of America receipt for bonds, dated April 22, 1863; Confederate States of America Post office Report Form, from July to September 1863, at Acworth, Cobb County, Georgia; Confederate States of America receipt for bonds, Atlanta, Georgia, dated March 19, 1864; blank Confederate States of America Post office form; typewritten letter dated Washington, D. C., June 30, 1892, to General James Longstreet, Gainesville, Georgia, signed “Jas. L. Taylor” (signature is illegible), regarding a pass that can be used with the Richmond & Danville Railroad Company.

The collection included two broadsides, which have been added to the broadside collection: Rules and regulations to be observed by pilots and masters of vessels in the port of Savannah, BRO 1845 R8 undersized; Rules and regulations, to be observed by pilots and masters of vessels in the port of Savannah, BRO 185_ R8.


Index Terms

Bonds--Confederate States of America.
Confederate States of America--History.
Correspondence
Receipts (financial records)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Spencer collection of Confederate States of America documents, ms 621. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Papers