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Tilden - Sigvaldsen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-322
Abstract The currency in this collection was a gift from Virginia Rivenbark Tiden, Jean Tilden Sigvaldsen and Gary S. Sigvaldsen in February 2009. Description of currency is  from: Grover C. Criswell, Jr., Confederate and Southern State Currency : A Descriptive Listing, Including Rarity and Prices. 2nd rev. ed ed. Citra, Fla.: Criswell's & Criswell's Publications, 1976. Krause, Chester L., Standard Catalog of United States Paper...
Dates: 1863-1875, 1958, 1968-1981

U.S. Civil War Correspondence: George D. Prentice and Roger W. Hanson

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-038
Scope and Contents This collection consists of three letters between George Denison Prentice and Roger Weightman Hanson; two letters are written by George D. Prentice and one by Roger W. Hanson. These letters encompass a very brief look at opinions and the animosity between rivals of the Civil War. They mention drunkards, Island No. 10, Col. I. Dimick, Fort Warren, and Clarence Prentice (son of George who fought as a Lieutant Colonel for the Confederacy). Also briefly mentioned are General Buckner, Commander...
Dates: 1862 (typed copies)

Wilbur D. Jones, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: SC-MS-204
Scope and Contents

This collection contains research material collected by author Wilbur D.  Jones, Jr. for his novels, including interviews, newspaper and magazine articles, photographs, author notes, correspondence with publishers, and drafts of the manuscripts.

Dates: Undetermined

William J. Hoke Captain's Commission

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-012
Abstract

This collection contains a commission for William J. Hoke as a Captain of the Southern Guards, a Rifle Company attached to the Seventieth Regiment, North Carolina Militia, on December 11, 1850. His commission was signed by North Carolina Governor Charles Manly and his private secretary, Andrew J. Terrill.

Dates: 1850

Willis and Amanda Wilson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-226
Scope and Contents This collection contains the family papers of Willis Wilson (1807-1860) and Amanda Pollock Wilson (1813-1888), white landowners, farmers, and enslavers in Duplin County, North Carolina. Types of materials include correspondence, estate records, deeds and indentures, financial account summaries, receipts from merchants in Warsaw and Clinton, newspaper subscription receipts, Wilmington inspectors’ certificates for turpentine, and tax receipts. In the estate and financial documents there is...
Dates: 1762-1905, undated

Wilmington, NC and the Lower Cape Fear Area During the Civil War

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Identifier: SC-MS-026
Scope and Contents Excerpts of letters, diaries, papers, and published materials comprise the body of this research collection, which relate specifically to Wilmington and the Lower Cape Fear (LCF) during the Civil War. Subjects include troop movements, civilian life, shipping, prisoners of war, and military engagements. Wilmington was the last Confederate port to be captured; blockading and blockade runners and the defense and capture of Fort Fisher are especially well represented. Items of local...
Dates: 1855, 1861-1865, undated

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North Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources 14
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 9
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Confederate States of America -- History -- Sources 4
United States -- Politics and government -- Sources 3
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Authors 2
Blockade Running 2
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Duplin County (N.C.) -- History -- Sources 2
Fort Fisher (N.C. : Fort) -- Capture, 1865 2
Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper 2
Illustrated London news 2
Manuscripts 2
Medicine -- United States -- History -- 19th century 2
Money -- Confederate States of America 2
Paper money -- United States 2
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Unionists (United States Civil War) 2
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broadsides (notices) 2
African American men -- Poetry 1
African Americans -- North Carolina -- Wilmington -- History 1
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Broadsides -- Southern States 1
Brunswick County (N.C.) 1
Families -- North Carolina -- New Hanover County 1
Fear, Cape (N.C.) 1
Fort Caswell (N.C.) 1
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Fort Macon (N.C.) -- Siege, 1862 1
Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863 -- Personal narratives 1
Harper's Weekly: A Journal of Civilization, 1
Harper's weekly 1
Legislators -- North Carolina 1
Music 1
New Hanover County (N.C.) 1
North Carolina--Genealogy 1
North Carolina--History, local 1
North Carolina--History--19th century 1
North Carolina. Governor (1849-1851 : Manly) 1
Onslow County (N.C.) 1
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Spotsylvania Court House, Battle of, Va., 1864 1
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World War, 1914-1918 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
Yellow fever 1
artifacts (object genre) 1
deeds 1
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newspapers 1
paper money 1
sermons 1
sheet music 1
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Wood, Thomas Fanning, 1841-1892 2
Armstrong, Edward Hall, 1841-1864 1
Armstrong, Thomas James, 1813-1877 1
Ashe, John Baptista, -1734 1
Ashe, Samuel A. (Samuel A'Court), 1840-1938 1
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Ashe, Samuel, 1725-1813 1
Ashe, William Shepperd, 1814-1862 1
Bellamy, Ellen Douglas, 1852-1946 1
Bemiss, S. M. (Samuel Merrifield), 1821-1884 1
Best, William H. 1
Block, Susan Taylor, 1951- 1
Boys' Brigade 1
Clark, James L., Captain (James Louis), 1840-1910 1
College of William and Mary 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Kentucky Infantry Regiment, 2nd 1
Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 18th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 1st 1
Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 38th 1
Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 51st 1
Davis, Joseph Jonathan 1
Ellis, John Willis, 1820-1861 1
Evans, Anchram Harris, 1838-1911 1
Evans, Elizabeth Robinson Kelly, 1844-1910 1
Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert, 1810-1894 1
Graham, Stephen, 1822-1900 1
Hanson, Roger Weightman, 1827-1863 1
High, Daniel Pinkney, 1843-1912 1
High, James, 1808-1876 1
High, John Homer 1
High, William J., 1842-1862 1
Hoke, William J. 1
Horton, George Moses, 1798?-approximately 1880 1
Howell family 1
Howell, Claude, 1915-1997 1
Howell, Laura M Harriss, 1836-1911 1
Howell, Lawson, 1833-1910 1
Howell, William H., 1826-1891 1
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 1
Jones, Wilbur D., 1934- 1
Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905 1
Lee, Mary Randolph Custis, 1807-1873 1
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 1
Loring, William Wing, 1818-1886 1
MacRae, William, 1834-1882 1
Macon and Brunswick Railroad Company 1
Manly, Charles, 1795-1871 1
McCarthy, Gerald, 1858-1915 1
North Carolina. Governor (1849-1851 : Manly) 1
North Carolina. Governor (1859-1861 : Ellis) 1
Prentice, George D. (George Denison), 1802-1870 1
Richardson, William R., 1823-1895 1
Seddon, James A. (James Alexander), 1815-1880 1
Spurlin, W. H. 1
Stuart, Jeb, 1833-1864 1
Walker, Taylor, 1864-1937 1
Walser, Richard, 1908-1988 1
Washington National Monument Society 1
Watson, James M 1
Wilson (Amanda Pollock), 1813-1888 1
Wilson, Willis, 1807-1860 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
Womble, James R. 1
Womble, Thomas 1
Wood, Edward J. (Edward Jenner), 1878-1928 1
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