UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY. ALFRED HOLT COLQUITT CHAPTER (ATLANTA, GA.)
Civil War collection, 1833-1976 (bulk 1861-1865)

Emory University

Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

marbl@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/9001f


Descriptive Summary

Creator:United Daughters of the Confederacy. Alfred Holt Colquitt Chapter (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title: Civil War collection, 1833-1976 (bulk 1861-1865)
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 394
Extent:.5 linear ft. (1 box)
Abstract:The collection consists of photocopies of Civil War material collected and compiled by members of the Alfred Holt Colquitt Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Gift, 1966 with subsequent additions.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Civil War collection, Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.


Collection Description

Historical Note

The Alfred Holt Colquitt Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy is a part of the Georgia Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of photocopies of material collected and compiled by members of the Alfred Holt Colquitt Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, 1833-1976. The majority of the collection consists of typescripts and photocopies of Civil War letters, diaries and service records. Also included are brochures and maps of significant Georgia Civil War sites. Of particular interest is the diary written by Basil Llewellin Neal, a Confederate soldier in the 12th Georgia Infantry Regiment, while imprisoned at Point Lookout, Maryland in 1863-1864. The collection also includes several letters that describe the Andersonville prison in Georgia.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.



Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Andersonville letters, 1864-1865
1 2 Boyd, John, family letters, 1833-1865
1 3 Boyd, William, diary, 1857
1 4 Dickey, Shadrack E., papers, 1846-1856
1 5 Evans, John Craig, letters, 1862-1865
1 6 Johnson, Annie Pearce, "A Young Boy Who Furnished Salt for the Confederacy," and "The Sugar Chest," 1978
1 7 Johnson, Clair Louise, Cross of Military Service award supporting documents, 1921-1976
1 8 Kimbough, Elijah A., papers, 1851-1864
1 9 Miscellaneous letters, 1863
1 10 Neal, Basil Llewellin, prison diary written at Point Lookout, Maryland, 1863-1864; Neal was in the Confederate States of America, 12th Georgia Regiment
1 11 Neal, James Briscoe, letter to Governor Brown of Georgia, 1864
1 12 Roberds, R.T., letters, 1860-1866
1 13 Thomas, George Washington, biographical and family records, 1861-1865; Thomas was in the Confederate States of America, 12th Georgia Regiment
1 14 Georgia Civil War sites, brochures and maps (1 of 2)
1 15 Georgia Civil War sites, brochures and maps (2 of 2)
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