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    • Letter: Robert. G. Twitty to Zebulon B. Vance, January 16, 1860 [1861]

    • 01/16/1860 [1861]
    • Confederate States of America--History; North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; North Carolina--Politics and government; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; Vance, Zebulon Baird,...
    • A letter written to Zebulon Baird Vance following S.C. secession and Twitty's view of the situation for N.C.
    • Letter: Zebulon Baird Vance to Harriett N. Espy, March 15, 1851

    • 1851-03-15
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Governors--North Carolina--Correspondence; Love-letters; Courtship--North Carolina--History--19th century; Students--North Carolina;
    • Letter from Zebulon Baird Vance to Harriett N. Espy, dated March 15, 1851, in which Vance asks Espy's permission to write her more fully. This item is part of the private correspondence of Zeb Vance, Confederate colonel, governor (1862-1865,...
    • Letter: Zebulon Baird Vance to Harriett N. Espy, April 2, 1851

    • 1851-04-02
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Governors--North Carolina--Correspondence; Love-letters; Courtship--North Carolina--History--19th century; Students--North Carolina;
    • Letter from Zebulon Baird Vance to Harriett N. Espy, dated April 2, 1851, in which Vance declares his love for Espy and asks for a quick reply from her to his letter. This item is part of the private correspondence of Zeb Vance, Confederate...
    • Letter: Zebulon Baird Vance to Harriett N. Espy, May 20, 1851

    • 1851-05-20
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Governors--North Carolina--Correspondence; Love-letters; Courtship--North Carolina--History--19th century; Students--North Carolina;
    • Letter from Zebulon Baird Vance to Harriett N. Espy dated May 20, 1851. Vance had previously written to Espy to declare his love for her. In this letter he reacts to a letter from her in which she politely rejected his advances. He closes his...
    • Letter: H. R. Dickson to Zebulon B. Vance, October 26, 1852

    • 1852-10-26
    • North Carolina--Politics and government; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894;
    • Rambling letter to Zebulon B. Vance from friend H.R. Dickson reminiscing about a past trip and his current homesickness.
    • Letter: William Cocke  to Zebulon B. Vance, June 23, 1855

    • 1855-06-23
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894;
    • Invitiation to Zebulon Baird Vance to attend convention regarding finalization of plans for Cincinnati, Cumberland Gap & Charleston RR.
    • Letter: Zebulon B. Vance to D. Coleman, August 16, 1859

    • 1859-08-16
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; Politicians--North Carolina;
    • Letter to Zebulon Baird Vance with more details regarding perceived offence by Vance toward D. Coleman.
    • Letter: David Coleman to Zebulon B. Vance, August 17, 1859

    • 1859-08-17
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; Dueling; Politicians--North Carolina;
    • Letter to Zebulon Baird Vance requesting satisfaction (duel) to settle ongoing dispute over Coleman's perceived offense.
    • Letter: Zebulon B. Vance to David Coleman, August 18, 1859

    • 1859-08-18
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; Dueling; Politicians--North Carolina;
    • Letter to D. Coleman expressing his disappointment over Coleman's Aug. 17 letter and that he will get back to him about possible duel.

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