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  • All fields: Petersburg, Petersburg (city), Virginia, United States
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    • Everett Mason and Elizabeth J. Blue Borst Family Bible Records

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    • [Holy Bible Old and New Testaments published by B. F. Johnson Publishing Co., 1892. From transcript]
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    • Reminiscences: John Miller Monie, 1st North  Carolina Cavalry, Company H

    • 1841-12-31; 1861-08; 1862-06-30; 1862-07-01; 1862-08-25; 1862-09-16; 1862-09-14; 1862-10-09; 1863-05-02; 1863-06-09; 1865-03-31; 1865-06
    • A brief “biographical sketch” of John Miller Monie, from the time of his birth in Scotland through his time serving in the North Carolina Confederate Cavalry. Also included is a letter to a fellow soldiers wife, some notes on his time during...
    • Monie, John Miller
    • Jordan Family Bible Records

    • 1789; 1790; 1791; 1792; 1793; 1794; 1795; 1796; 1797; 1798; 1799; 1800; 1801; 1802; 1803; 1804; 1805; 1806; 1807; 1808; 1809; 1810; 1811; 1812; 1813; 1814; 1815; 1816; 1817; 1818; 1819; 1820; 1821; 1822; 1823; 1824; 1825; 1826; 1827; 1828; 1829;...
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    • Letter: Arthur P. Putnam to Larkin S. Kendrick, Sept. 5, 1864

    • 1864-09-05
    • Arthur Putnam writes Larkin telling him how his unit has dug holes and ditches around Petersburg to hide in during artillery fire, as well as store food in. He lists the prices of food items near Petersburg.
    • Putnam, Arthur P.; Putnum, Arthur P.;
    • Camp Lee, Petersburg, Virginia

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    • Camp Lee, Petersburg, Virginia. Photograph by Johnson and Haas, Washington, D.C. Copyrighted and published by J. D. Klass (Baltimore, MD). Passed by the Committee of Public Information.
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    • Letter: Henry King Burgwyn, Jr. to J. R. Lane, September 3, 1862

    • 1862-09-03
    • Colonel Henry King Burgwyn writes to J. R. Lane wanting to why he has not received word from him in regards to the conscripts he had been sent for. He explains that the regiment has discharged many men and they need the new conscripts to fill their...
    • Burgwyn, Henry King, Jr.
    • Henry and Harriett Turner Higgs Pittman Family Bible Records

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    • Diary: William H. S. Burgwyn Diary, August 1, 1862 - March 2, 1863

    • 1862-08-01; 1862-09-01; 1862-10-01; 1862-11-01; 1862-12-01; 1863-01-01; 1863-02-01; 1863-03-01
    • Diary of William H. S. Burgwyn describing First Lieutenant Burgwyn's service in Co. H of the Thirty-Fifth Regiment North Carolina Troops from August 1862-March 1863.
    • Burgwyn, William Hyslop Sumner, 1845-1913;
    • Letter: General Thomas L. Clingman to Henry K. Burgwyn, June 25, 1864.

    • 1864-06-25
    • General Thomas Lanier Clingman writes a letter, while in the trenches around Petersburg, Va., to William H.S. Burgwyn’s father letting him know that William is an exemplary solder and he hopes that when he has recovered from his wound he will...
    • Clingman, T. L. (Thomas Lanier), 1812-1897
    • Letter: James M. Brooks to Richard B. Paschal, August 7, 1864

    • 1864-08-17
    • James E. Brooks writes a letter to R. B. Paschal, in this letter he writes about the defeat of W. W. Holden in his run for Governor in 1864. He describes an incident that would later be called the “Battle of the Crater.” The Union Army dug a...
    • Brooks, James M.
    • Letter: Thomas L. Kendrick to Larkin S. Kendrick, Sept. 20, 1864

    • 1864-09-20
    • Letter very faded. Thomas writes his brother Larkin detailing Wade Hampton's beefsteak raid across Union lines in Sept. 1864 which gained the South over 2,500 cattle and 300 prisoners. He then talks of the religious feeling in the company.
    • Kendrick, Thomas L.
    • Reminiscences: Mrs. James W. Albright

    • 1865-04-09; 1865-04-03; 1862-12-02; 1863-04-15; 1862-06-04
    • Mrs. James W. Albright recounts her life as a young woman living in the Isle of Wight County Virginia during the Civil War. Her home was on the main county road and there were “but few weeks that one or both of the opposing forces did not pass my...
    • Albright, James W., Mrs.
    • Outterbridge Family Bible Records

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    • Page 3 describes Thomas Hunter Coffield's involvement in the Civil War including his injury near Petersburg, Virginia, and his imprisonment in Point Lookout, Maryland.; Page 7 is the title page for: The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Christ,...
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    • Campbell Family History

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    • Page 8 describes the Campbell family's slaves.
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    • Letter: Zebulon B. Vance to his wife, June 19, 1861

    • 1861-06-19
    • Personal letter to Mrs. Vance (wife) on his general health; care of his horse; description of his current camp and it's importance to protect a major railroad junction.
    • Vance, Zebulon Baird, 1830-1894.

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