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    • 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: 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, 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: George A. Williams to his family, April 5, 1864

    • 1864-04-05
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; Holden, W. W. (William Woods), 1818-1892; Confederate States of America. Army. North Carolina Infantry Regiment, 7th; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War,...
    • George A. Williams writes to his father, mother and "children" to let them know he has made it back to camp safely. He writes that the “boys” seem to be doing fine. The weather has been very cold, it has rained and snowed for many days. He is...
    • Letter: Zebulon B. Vance to his wife Hattie, September 15, 1861.

    • 1861-09-15
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Correspondence; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military...
    • Zebulon B. Vance writes to his wife Hattie, he is worried that he has not received any letters from home. He writes of General Butlers movements in and around the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
    • 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.
    • Letter, Zebulon B. Vance to D. Coleman, August 29, 1859

    • 1859-08-29
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; Dueling; Politicians--North Carolina;
    • Letter from Zebulon Baird Vance responding to Coleman's letter of Aug. 27 expressing his disagreement with Coleman's view of the actions leading to their dispute.
    • Letter: David Coleman to Zebulon B. Vance, August 29, 1859

    • 1859-08-29
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894--Correspondence; Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894; Dueling; Politicians--North Carolina;
    • Letter to Zebulon Baird Vance wherein D. Colman accepts Vance's Aug. 29 reply and concludes their dispute.

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